COVID-19 Updates: US Vaccinations, Booster Doses, & Global Data as of November 8, 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 8, 2021, at 4:09 PM, EDT, 12.8% 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 8, 2021, at 4:09 PM, EDT:

• 67.5% of total US population has received at least 1 dose
• 58.4% of total US population is fully vaccinated

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

1. Puerto Rico: 73.9%
2. Vermont: 71.7%
3. Rhode Island:71.4%
4. Connecticut: 71.1%
5. Maine: 71%


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 8, 2021 at 5:22 PM, EDT, there have been:

• 46 580 736 confirmed cases and
• 755 357 deaths

The 5 states with the highest total confirmed cases are:

1. California: 4 975 472
2. Texas: 4 263 059
3. Florida: 3 701 310
4. New York: 2 591 664
5. Illinois: 1 720 345

Deaths: California has the highest number of deaths due to COVID-19 with 72 627 reported fatalities, followed by Texas with 71 999 and Florida with 60 418.

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

Globally, there have been 250 258 648 confirmed cases, 5 054 329 deaths, and 7 285 235 457 vaccine doses administered.