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 3,713,944 confirmed cases to date. Numbers may not represent true day-over-day change as reporting of test results can be delayed. Note: Some counties are reporting backlogged cases due to data cleaning efforts. The number of backlogged cases varies by county and this is expected through July 2, 2021.

  • There were 1,792 newly recorded confirmed cases Thursday.

  • The 7-day positivity rate is 1.5%.

  • There have been 69,847,970 tests conducted in California. This represents an increase of 160,638 during the prior 24-hour reporting period.

  • There have been 63,141 COVID-19 deaths since the start of the pandemic.

  • As of July 2, providers have reported administering a total of 41,796,304 vaccine doses statewide. The CDC reports that 48,227,995 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.

Note: Data on cases, deaths, and testing is not reported on weekends or state holidays. This data is reported on the first day following the weekend or holiday. Data on administered vaccines is reported daily.


Tracking COVID-19 in California

Vaccine Eligibility

Vaccination appointments for individuals aged 12+ can be made by visiting The consent of a parent or legal guardian may be needed for those between the ages of 12 and 17 to receive a vaccination. Visit Vaccinate All 58 to learn more about the safe and effective vaccines available.

Health Care Workers

As of July 1, local health departments have reported 113,188 confirmed positive cases in health care workers and 474 deaths statewide.

Testing Turnaround Time

The testing turnaround time dashboard reports how long California patients are waiting for COVID-19 test results. During the week of June 20 to June 26, the average time patients waited for test results was under one day. During this same time period, 88% of patients received test results in one day and 97% received them within two days.