COVID-19 Updates: US Vaccinations and Global Cases and Deaths as of May 10, 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, May 10, 2021, at 1:38 PM, EDT:

• 46% of total US population has received at least 1 dose
• 34.8% of total US population is fully vaccinated

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

1. Connecticut: 45%
2. Maine: 44.5%
3. Vermont: 43.4%
4. Massachusetts: 43%
5. New Mexico: 41.9%


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

According to the Johns Hopkins COVID-19 interactive map, as of today, May 10, 2021 at 11:20 AM, EDT, there have been:

• 32 709 612 confirmed cases
• 581 756 deaths

The 5 states with the highest total confirmed cases are:

1. California: 3 758 137
2. Texas: 2 914 539 3. Florida: 2 269 806
4. New York: 2 072 426
5. Illinois: 1 354 869

Deaths: California has the most deaths due to COVID-19 with 62 314 reported fatalities, followed by New York with 52 688, and Texas with 50 643.

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

Globally, there have been 158 429 842 confirmed cases, 3 295 077 deaths, and 94 477 930 recoveries.