Coronavirus Delta variant, vaccine, and case numbers in the United States: Sept. 16, 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 Sept. 16:

Positive tests: 41,627,946

Patient deaths: 666,607

Total vaccine doses distributed: 461,117,525

Patients who've received the first dose: 210,361,099

Patients who’ve received the second dose: 179,695,287

% of population fully vaccinated: 54.1%

% of infections tied to the Delta Variant: 99.4%