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Tracking COVID-19 in CA

Updated March 8, 2021 at 11:00 AM with data from March 7, 2021
Cases
3,504,652 total
3,258 today
0.1% increase from prior day total
Deaths
54,224 total
100 today
0.2% increase from prior day total
Tests
49,922,499 total
276,485 today
0.6% increase from prior day total
Vaccines Administered
10,512,860 total
Details about this data are available in the state dashboard.
Due to scheduled maintenance of the San Diego Immunization Registry over this past weekend, today’s count of vaccines administered includes data from March 6, 2021, and March 7, 2021 that was not previously reported for San Diego County.

Recent updates

California accelerating vaccinations for education and childcare workers

The state will dedicate 10% of vaccines to K-12 school staff and childcare workers starting March 1. These workers will get special codes that let them schedule expedited appointments through myturn.ca.gov.

See the allocation plan

New youth and adult sports guidance outlines a return to competition

The California Department of Public Health has released new guidance for youth and adult recreational sports which will go into effect February 26. It shows which sports will be allowed to return to play in which tiers, based on level of contact and risk of coronavirus transmission.

Read the guidance

Maps of school reopenings in California now available

The Safe Schools for All Hub now has Reopening Maps, which give a statewide snapshot of school reopenings across California. They list each school district’s current mode of instruction (in-person, hybrid, or distance learning) and link to its COVID safety plan.

View the maps

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