Note for March 12, 2021

Due to a scheduled update, today’s data will be updated by 3:00 pm instead of 10:00 am. Additionally, today’s count of administered doses is incomplete due to data processing latency. Complete counts will be updated in this dashboard as available this week.

Update for March 12, 2021

As of March 12, California has 3,520,333 confirmed cases of COVID-19, resulting in 55,138 deaths. The number of COVID-related deaths increased by 0.5 percent from the prior day total of 54,891.

Cases
3,520,333 total
3,471 today
0.1% increase from prior day total
Deaths
55,138 total
247 today
0.5% increase from prior day total
Tests
50,531,589 total
215,438 today
0.4% increase from prior day total
Vaccines Administered
25,790,401 total

Updated March 12, 2021, with data from March 11, 2021.

Note: Numbers do not represent true day-over-day change as these results include cases from prior to yesterday. Arrows indicate whether the rate of growth is increasing or decreasing from prior day. All-time series data is by reported date (the date information was reported to the California Department of Public Health).

Vaccination data

COVID-19 vaccination is one of the most important tools to end the pandemic. We're tracking the progress of vaccinating Californians across the state.

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Daily cases and deaths

California has 3,520,333 confirmed cases of COVID-19, resulting in 55,138 deaths.

Note: Numbers do not represent true day-over-day change as these results include cases from prior to yesterday.

Testing for COVID-19

The number of COVID-19 diagnostic test results in California reached a total of 50,531,589, an increase of 215,438 tests from the prior day total. The rate of positive tests over the last 14 days is 2.2 percent.

Impact on hospitals and ICUs

The number of hospitalizations due to confirmed and suspected COVID-19 cases in California reached a total of 3,812, a decrease of 146 from the prior day total. The number of ICU patients due to confirmed and suspected COVID-19 cases in California reached a total of 1,030, a decrease of 1 from the prior day total.

More data and tools

California has collected a wide range of data to inform its response to COVID-19. We've developed tools to process and analyze this data. These data and tools are available to the public.

This data drives decisions that keep California healthy and safe

California’s county risk levels

WIDESPREAD

Many non-essential indoor business operations are closed

SUBSTANTIAL

Some non-essential indoor business operations are closed

MODERATE

Some indoor business operations are open with modifications

MINIMAL

Most indoor business operations are open with modifications

Current tier assignments as of April 13, 2021

Tier assignments may occur any day of the week and may occur more than once a week. Select a county to see what region it’s in.

All data and tier assignments are based on results from week ending April 3, 2021. See how tiers are assigned and changed, as well as county historical data (California Blueprint Data Chart) at CDPH’s Blueprint for a Safer Economy framework. Learn about regional ICU capacity at CDPH’s ICU Data.

Infections by group

The distribution of confirmed COVID-19 cases reveals significant disparities within California’s overall racial and ethnic demographics, with Latino and Native Hawaiian / Pacific Islander groups having a disproportionate number of cases relative to their population in the state. Additional COVID-19 race and ethnicity data is available.

Note: Percentages may not add up to 100% due to rounding. Ethnicity is only available for a subset of the total number of deaths as reported by law enforcement.