Coronavirus Delta variant, vaccine, and case numbers in the United States: Sept. 21, 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. 21:

Positive tests: 42,289,819

Patient deaths: 676,076

Total vaccine doses distributed: 466,535,855

Patients who've received the first dose: 212,035,328

Patients who’ve received the second dose: 181,728,072

% of population fully vaccinated: 54.7%

% of infections tied to the Delta Variant: 99.4%