COVID-19 Updates: US Vaccinations, Booster Doses, & Global Data as of December 14, 2021

Data from the CDC on boosters and US vaccination rates and from the Johns Hopkins COVID-19 interactive map on cases and deaths in the US and worldwide.

How many fully vaccinated Americans have received a booster dose?

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), as of today December 14 2021, at 5:27 PM, EDT, 27.2% of fully vaccinated persons in the US have received a booster dose of COVID-19 vaccine since August 13, 2021.


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

According to the CDC as of today, November 12, 2021, at 3:25 PM, EDT:

• 72.2% of total US population has received at least 1 dose
• 61% of total US population is fully vaccinated

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

1. Vermont: 75.6%
2. Puerto Rico: 75.2%
3. Rhode Island:75.1%
4. Maine: 74.5%
5. Connecticut: 73.7%


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

According to the Johns Hopkins COVID-19 interactive map, as of today, December 14, 2021 at 5:22 PM, EDT, there have been:

• 50 216 029 confirmed cases and
• 799 845 deaths

The 5 states with the highest total confirmed cases are:

1. California: 5 176 154
2. Texas: 4 400 515
3. Florida: 3 754 042
4. New York: 2 868 885
5. Illinois: 1 911 649

Deaths: California has the highest number of deaths due to COVID-19 with 75 411 reported fatalities, followed by Texas with 74 707 and Florida with 62 073.

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

Globally, there have been 271 360 075 confirmed cases, 5 319 254 deaths, and 8 511 570 591 vaccine doses administered.