Coronavirus Delta variant, vaccine, and case numbers in the United States: Sept. 29, 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. 29:

Positive tests: 43,227,604

Patient deaths: 692,969

Total vaccine doses distributed: 472,646,105

Patients who've received the first dose: 213,752,856

Patients who’ve received the second dose: 185,265,610

% of population fully vaccinated: 55.8%

% of infections tied to the Delta Variant: 99.9%