COVID-19 Update: US and Global Cases, Deaths, and Recoveries as of February 1, 2021

Sydney Jennings

Associate Editor of Patient Care Online

Data from the Johns Hopkins COVID-19 interactive map on coronavirus cases, mortalities, recoveries, and more.

How many cases of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) have been confirmed in the US?

According to the Johns Hopkins COVID-19 interactive map, as of today, February 1, 2021 at 9:22 AM, EDT, there have been:

• 26 188 409 confirmed cases
• 441 336 deaths

The 5 states with the highest total confirmed cases are:

1. California: 3 324 264
2. Texas: 2 376 344
3. Florida: 1 721 377
4. New York: 1 419 907
5. Illinois: 1 126 301

Deaths: New York has the most deaths due to COVID-19 with 43 634 reported fatalities, followed by California with 40 928 deaths, and Texas with 37 074.

Recoveries: Texas leads in recoveries from COVID-19 with 1 947 493 people who have recovered, followed by Ohio with 779 888 recoveries and Tennessee with 683 295.

Tests administered: California leads in number of persons tested with 42 279 018 people tested, followed by New York with 32 161 751 people tested, and Florida with 19 157 510 people tested.

How many cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed globally?

Globally, there have been 103 047 775 confirmed cases, 2 229 739 deaths, and 57 145 907 recoveries.

How many COVID-19 vaccines have been distributed in the US?

According to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, as of January 31, 2021, at 12:26 PM, EDT, there have been:

• 49 933 250 total doses distributed
• 31 123 299 total doses administered
• 25 201 143 people who received 1 or more doses
• 5 657 142 people who received 2 doses


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