Coronavirus Delta variant, vaccine, and case numbers in the United States: Oct. 26, 2021

How many novel coronavirus (COVID-19) cases were announced today?

The Coronavirus Resource Center is continuously updated source where you can find the latest news on COVID-19. Data on vaccination comes from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Here’s the latest data, updated on Oct. 26:

Positive tests: 45,547,158

Patient deaths: 737,342

Total vaccine doses distributed: 503,418,475

Patients who've received the first dose: 220,519,217

Patients who’ve received the second dose: 190,699,790

% of population fully vaccinated: 57.4%

% of infections tied to the Delta Variant: 99.6%