Statistics dashboard

History by the Numbers

These key statistics, updated daily, offer a compact summary of the COVID-19 pandemic in the United States and its impact on the business world.

Public Health

The effects of the public health crisis have had significant business impact, even in areas the outbreak has not yet reached.


Total cases reported in the U.S.

Dec 12, 2021


Total coronavirus deaths in the U.S.

Dec 12, 2021


Recovered cases in the U.S.

Dec 13, 2021


Employment numbers have made modest gains since the low point in April. In July notable resumption of employment occurred in leisure and hospitality, government, retail and professional and business services, as economic activity resumed.

Unemployment Rates in U.S.

Unemployed Individuals in U.S.

Economic Impact

The U.S. economy 9.5% in Q2 (April through June), the steepest drop in modern record keeping, as the coronavirus continued to spread. Per annum, the U.S. GDP was forecasted to shrink 32.9%, according to the Bureau of Economic Analysis.


Dow Jones Industrial Average

Dec 15, 2021


S&P 500

Dec 15, 2021



Dec 15, 2021

Dow Jones

S&P 500


GDP Growth Rate

Federal Debt to GDP

Consumer Impact

Consumer confidence and spending fell as the economic impacts of unemployment took their toll.

U.S. Consumer Confidence

U.S. Consumer Spending (In Billions)