COVID-19 Updates: US and Global Cases, Deaths, and Recoveries as of February 9, 2021

February 9, 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 9, 2021 at 9:23 AM, EDT, there have been:

• 27 098 933 confirmed cases
• 465 096 deaths

The 5 states with the highest total confirmed cases are:

1. California: 3 432 088
2. Texas: 2 504 904
3. Florida: 1 783 720
4. New York: 1 489 196
5. Illinois: 1 148 088

Deaths: New York has the most deaths due to COVID-19 with 44 969 reported fatalities, followed by California with 44 494, and Texas with 39 482.

Recoveries*: Texas leads in recoveries from COVID-19 with 2 104 894 people who have recovered, followed by Ohio with 828 455 recoveries, and Pennsylvania with 735 763.

Tests administered: California leads in number of persons tested with 44 323 550 people tested, followed by New York with 33 695 650 people tested, and Florida with 19 918 981 people tested.

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

Globally, there have been 106 578 476 confirmed cases, 2 327 985 deaths, and 59 498 561 recoveries.

*Not all states are reporting 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 8, 2021, at 12:26 PM, EDT, there have been:

• 59 307 800 total doses delivered
• 42 417 617 total doses administered
• 32 340 146 people who received 1 or more doses
• 9 518 015 people who received 2 doses


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