COVID-19 Updates: US Vaccinations, Booster Doses, & Global Data as of November 16, 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 16, 2021, at 1:52 PM, EDT, 15.7% 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:

• 68.6% of total US population has received at least 1 dose
• 58.9% 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: 72.2%
3. Rhode Island:71.8%
4. Maine: 71.6%
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 16, 2021 at 3:21 PM, EDT, there have been:

• 47 277 678 confirmed cases and
• 765 212 deaths

The 5 states with the highest total confirmed cases are:

1. California: 5 016 780
2. Texas: 4 290 564
3. Florida: 3 711 612
4. New York: 2 633 082
5. Illinois: 1 747 513

Deaths: California has the highest number of deaths due to COVID-19 with 73 256 reported fatalities, followed by Texas with 72 908 and Florida with 60 846.

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

Globally, there have been 254 225 731 confirmed cases, 5 112 821 deaths, and 7 541 471 997 vaccine doses administered.