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. The most up to date data is available on the state’s COVID-19 data dashboard.
Statewide COVID-19 Data
Rates of cases, hospitalizations and deaths are highest among unvaccinated individuals and lowest among boosted individuals. This is true for all age groups. See additional data for unvaccinated and vaccinated cases, hospitalizations, and deaths.
- 85,311,644 total vaccines administered.
- 72.4% of the population has been vaccinated with a primary series.
- 63,686 people a day are receiving COVID-19 vaccination (average daily dose count over 7 days).
- California has 10,611,075 confirmed cases to date.
- Today’s average case count is 4,264 (average daily case count over 7 days).
- During September 2022, unvaccinated people were 2.5 times more likely to get COVID-19 than people who were vaccinated with at least a primary series.
- The testing positivity rate is 7.6% (average rate over 7 days).
- There are 2,676 hospitalizations statewide.
- There are 346 ICU patients statewide.
- During September 2022, unvaccinated people were 2.7 times more likely to be hospitalized with COVID-19 than people who were vaccinated with at least a primary series.
- There have been 96,701 COVID-19 deaths since the start of the pandemic.
- COVID-19 claims the lives of 12 Californians each day (average daily death count over 7 days).
- During September 2022, unvaccinated people were 3.1 times more likely to die from COVID-19 than people who were vaccinated with at least a primary series.