COVID-19 Updates: US Vaccinations and Global Cases and Deaths as of June 2, 2021

Sydney Jennings

Associate Editor of Patient Care Online

Data from the Johns Hopkins COVID-19 interactive map and the CDC on COVID-19 vaccinations, cases, and deaths in the US and on cases and deaths worldwide.

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, June 2, 2021, at 2:05 PM, EDT:

• 50.8% of total US population has received at least 1 dose
• 41% of total US population is fully vaccinated

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

1. Vermont: 56.6%
2. Maine: 55%
3. Massachusetts: 54%
4. Connecticut: 53.7%
5. Rhode Island: 51.9%


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

According to the Johns Hopkins COVID-19 interactive map, as of today, June 2, 2021 at 1:24 PM, EDT, there have been:

• 33 290 961 confirmed cases
• 595 422 deaths

The 5 states with the highest total confirmed cases are:

1. California: 3 791 098
2. Texas: 2 954 330
3. Florida: 2 326 755
4. New York: 2 102 869
5. Illinois: 1 382 505

Deaths: California has the most deaths due to COVID-19 with 63 269 reported fatalities, followed by New York with 53 329, and Texas with 51 532.

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

Globally, there have been 171 323 440 confirmed cases, 3 683 015 deaths, and 1 965 934 961 vaccine doses administered.