Coronavirus Delta variant, vaccine, and case numbers in the United States: Oct. 4, 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 4:

Positive tests: 43,683,048

Patient deaths: 701,169

Total vaccine doses distributed: 478,410,525

Patients who've received the first dose: 215,233,625

Patients who’ve received the second dose: 185,492,579

% of population fully vaccinated: 55.9%

% of infections tied to the Delta Variant: 99.0%