Coronavirus case numbers in the United States: January 26, 2021 update

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Data from the COVID tracking project on coronavirus cases, test results, vaccination rates and more.

How many novel coronavirus (COVID-19) cases were announced today?

The COVID Tracking Project is a volunteer effort to compile federal and state data in regards to new COVID-19 cases, including number of positive and negative tests. Data on vaccination comes from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Here’s the latest data, updated on January 26:

Positive tests: 24,935,139


Negative tests: 225,716,188

Number of hospitalized patients: 109,936

Patient deaths: 411,823

Total vaccine doses distributed: 41,418,325

Patients who've received the first dose: 19,252,279

Patients who’ve received the second dose: 3,346,390