Coronavirus Delta variant, vaccine, and case numbers in the United States: Sept. 28, 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. 28:

Positive tests: 43,116,442

Patient deaths: 690,426

Total vaccine doses distributed: 471,818,715

Patients who've received the first dose: 213,657,193

Patients who’ve received the second dose: 183,888,907

% of population fully vaccinated: 55.4%

% of infections tied to the Delta Variant: 98.4%