COVID-19 Updates: US Vaccinations, Booster Doses, & Global Data as of November 15, 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 November 15, 2021, at 2:00 PM, EDT, 15.4% 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:

• 68.4% of total US population has received at least 1 dose
• 58.8% of total US population is fully vaccinated

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

1. Puerto Rico: 74.2%
2. Vermont: 72.1%
3. Rhode Island:71.7%
4. Maine: 71.5%
5. Connecticut: 71.4%


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

According to the Johns Hopkins COVID-19 interactive map, as of today, November 15, 2021 at 4:21 PM, EDT, there have been:

• 47 179 584 confirmed cases and
• 763 952 deaths

The 5 states with the highest total confirmed cases are:

1. California: 5 011 843
2. Texas: 4 285 737
3. Florida: 3 711 612
4. New York: 2 629 344
5. Illinois: 1 744 508

Deaths: California has the highest number of deaths due to COVID-19 with 73 216 reported fatalities, followed by Texas with 72 823 and Florida with 60 845.

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

Globally, there have been 253 737 657 confirmed cases, 5 105 270 deaths, and 7 491 973 963 vaccine doses administered.