Coronavirus vaccine and case numbers in the United States: May 17, 2021

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Data from the Coronavirus Resource Center at Johns Hopkins University and the Centers for Disease Control.

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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 May 17:

Positive tests: 32,940,846


Patient deaths: 585,970

Total vaccine doses distributed: 344,503,495

Patients who've received the first dose: 157,132,234

Patients who’ve received the second dose: 122,999,721

% of population fully vaccinated: 37%