COVID-19 Updates: US Vaccinations and Global Cases and Deaths as of May 13, 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 13, 2021, at 4:57 PM, EDT:

• 46.6% of total US population has received at least 1 dose
• 35.8% of total US population is fully vaccinated

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

1. Maine: 47.3%
2. Connecticut: 46.5%
3. Massachusetts: 44.8%
4. Vermont: 44.8%
5. Rhode Island: 43.4%


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 13, 2021 at 5:20 PM, EDT, there have been:

• 32 844 759 confirmed cases
• 584 346 deaths

The 5 states with the highest total confirmed cases are:

1. California: 3 763 566
2. Texas: 2 924 188 3. Florida: 2 282 613
4. New York: 2 079 749
5. Illinois: 1 361 569

Deaths: California has the most deaths due to COVID-19 with 62 516 reported fatalities, followed by New York with 52 866, and Texas with 50 836.

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

Globally, there have been 160 743 894 confirmed cases, 3 338 355 deaths, and 1 380 053 686 vaccine doses administered.