COVID-19 Updates: US Vaccinations and Global Cases and Deaths as of April 1, 2021

April 1, 2021
Sydney Jennings

Associate Editor of Patient Care Online

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

How many people in the US have been vaccinated against COVID-19?

According to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, as of today, April 1, 2021, at 12:28 PM, EDT:

• 30% of total US population have received at least 1 dose
• 16.9% of total US population are fully vaccinated

The 5 states with the highest percentage of population fully vaccinated are:

1. New Mexico: 24%
2. South Dakota: 22.9%
3. Alaska: 22.6%
4. Rhode Island: 21.5%
5. Connecticut: 20.9%


How many cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed in the US?

According to the Johns Hopkins COVID-19 interactive map, as of today, April 1, 2021 at 4:21 PM, EDT, there have been:

• 30 524 552 confirmed cases
• 552 957 deaths

The 5 states with the highest total confirmed cases are:

1. California: 3 669 437
2. Texas: 2 795 227
3. Florida: 2 064 525
4. New York: 1 882 308
5. Illinois: 1 248 021

Deaths: California has the most deaths due to COVID-19 with 59 349 reported fatalities, followed by New York with 50 375, and Texas with 48 493.

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

Globally, there have been 129 317 945 confirmed cases, 2 821 367 deaths, and 73 313 131 recoveries.