Covid updates: Connecticut and Mississippi plan to make all adults eligible for a vaccine

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The United States has fully vaccinated about 14.8% of its adult population as of Monday, according to data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The CDC said at least 109 million Covid-19 vaccine doses have been administered in the U.S., a milestone that includes 16.5 million vaccines administered under the Trump administration. Yet, White House Chief Medical Advisor Dr. Anthony Fauci on Sunday warned Americans should continue with public health measures, like wearing masks, to avoid new infection spikes such as those being experienced in Europe.

Here are some of the biggest developments Monday:

The U.S. is recording at least 53,670 new Covid-19 cases and at least 1,354 virus-related deaths each day, based on a seven-day average calculated by CNBC using Johns Hopkins University data.

The following data was compiled by Johns Hopkins University:

  • Global cases: More than 120.1 million 
  • Global deaths: At least 2.65 million
  • U.S. cases: More than 29.48 million
  • U.S. deaths: At least 535,472