COVID-19 Updates: US Vaccinations, Booster Doses, & Global Data as of December 7, 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 7 2021, at 4:11 PM, EDT, 24% 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:

• 71.2% of total US population has received at least 1 dose
• 60.1% of total US population is fully vaccinated

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

1. Puerto Rico: 74.7%
2. Vermont: 74.2%
3. Rhode Island:73.9%
4. Maine: 73.3%
5. Connecticut: 72.9%


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

According to the Johns Hopkins COVID-19 interactive map, as of today, December 7, 2021 at 5:22 PM, EDT, there have been:

• 49 355 098 confirmed cases and
• 790 968 deaths

The 5 states with the highest total confirmed cases are:

1. California: 5 127 719
2. Texas: 4 360 139
3. Florida: 3 741 058
4. New York: 2 790 577
5. Illinois: 1 861 254

Deaths: California has the highest number of deaths due to COVID-19 with 74 934 reported fatalities, followed by Texas with 74 278 and Florida with 61 789.

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

Globally, there have been 266 978 913 confirmed cases, 5 269 293 deaths, and 8 246 563 168 vaccine doses administered.