Data from the CDC on the Delta variant and US vaccination rates and from the Johns Hopkins COVID-19 interactive map on cases and deaths in the US and worldwide.
According to early estimates from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), as of August 10, 2021, the SARS-CoV-2 Delta variant makes up 80.6% of COVID-19 cases in the United States.
The CDC estimates as of August 10, 2021, the 5 states with the highest unweighted proportion of new cases attributed to the SARS-CoV-2 Delta variant are:
According to the Johns Hopkins COVID-19 interactive map, as of today, August 12, 2021 at 5:22 PM, EDT, there have been:
Deaths: California has the highest number of deaths due to COVID-19 with 64 526 reported fatalities, followed by Texas with 54 053 and New York with 53 828.
Globally, there have been 205 264 685 confirmed cases, 4 331 243 deaths, and 4 566 406 938 vaccine doses administered.