State Officials Announce Latest COVID-19 Facts

SACRAMENTO – Today, the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) released the most recent statistics on COVID-19 and updates on the state’s pandemic response.

Statewide COVID-19 Data as of Today

  • California has 3,664,909 confirmed cases to date. Numbers may not represent true day-over-day change as reporting of test results can be delayed.

  • There were 1,370 newly recorded confirmed cases Saturday.

  • The 7-day positivity rate is 1.0%.

  • There have been 63,170,722 tests conducted in California. This represents an increase of 229,177 during the prior 24-hour reporting period.

  • There have been 61,499 COVID-19 deaths since the start of the pandemic.

  • As of May 16, providers have reported administering a total of 34,377,697 vaccine doses statewide. The CDC reports that 43,145,000 doses have been delivered to entities within the state. Numbers do not represent true day-to-day change as reporting may be delayed. For more vaccination data, visit the COVID-19 Vaccine Data Dashboard.




Tracking COVID-19 in California