COVID-19 Updates: US Vaccinations and Global Cases and Deaths as of April 12, 2021

April 12, 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 12, 2021, at 12:28 PM, EDT:

• 36.4% of total US population have received at least 1 dose
• 22.3% of total US population are fully vaccinated

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

1. New Mexico: 29.6%
2. Rhode Island: 28.7%
3. South Dakota: 28.5%
4. Connecticut: 28.1%
5. Maine: 27.7%


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 12, 2021 at 11:21 AM, EDT, there have been:

• 31 202 818 confirmed cases
• 562 080 deaths

The 5 states with the highest total confirmed cases are:

1. California: 3 700 471
2. Texas: 2 827 205
3. Florida: 2 124 233
4. New York: 1 956 594
5. Illinois: 1 279 663

Deaths: California has the most deaths due to COVID-19 with 60 452 reported fatalities, followed by New York with 51 117, and Texas with 49 217.

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

Globally, there have been 136 181 468 confirmed cases, 2 938 804 deaths, and 77 525 862 recoveries.