What are the statistics on getting COVID-19 if you get the vaccine (breakthrough infections)? (UPDATED*)

Here in Minnesota, 3,028,670 individuals have been vaccinated as of August 1, 2021.

  • Total number of vaccine breakthrough cases: 12,559 (0.4% of fully vaccinated individuals)
  • Total cases hospitalized: 810 (0.027% fully vaccinated individuals)
    • Total cases hospitalized includes patients admitted for any reason within 14 days of a positive SARS-CoV-2 test.
  • Total deaths: 80 (0.002% fully vaccinated individuals
    • Total deaths are deaths due to COVID-19 with a positive PCR test (confirmed case) or antigen test (probable case) for SARS-CoV-2


Updated: August 30, 2021