COVID-19 Update: US and Global Cases, Deaths, and Recoveries as of February 4, 2021

February 4, 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 4, 2021 at 12:22 PM, EDT, there have been:

• 26 583 878 confirmed cases
• 452 994 deaths

The 5 states with the highest total confirmed cases are:

1. California: 3 368 532
2. Texas: 2 450 186
3. Florida: 1 744 619
4. New York: 1 448 417
5. Illinois: 1 134 231

Deaths: New York has the most deaths due to COVID-19 with 44 222 reported fatalities, followed by California with 42 484 deaths, and Texas with 38 049.

Recoveries: Texas leads in recoveries from COVID-19 with 2 015 866 people who have recovered, followed by Ohio with 799 819 recoveries and Tennessee with 693 707.

Tests administered: California leads in number of persons tested with 43 067 233 people tested, followed by New York with 32 613 477 people tested, and Florida with 19 406 606 people tested.

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

Globally, there have been 104 605 970 confirmed cases, 2 273 515 deaths, and 58 162 421 recoveries.

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

According to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, as of February 3, 2021, at 12:26 PM, EDT, there have been:

• 55 943 800 total doses distributed
• 33 878 254 total doses administered
• 27 154 956 people who received 1 or more doses
• 6 436 931 people who received 2 doses


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