Coronavirus Omicron variant, vaccine, and case numbers in the United States: April 18, 2022

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

The Coronavirus Resource Center is continuously updated source where you can find the latest news on COVID-19. Data on vaccination comes from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Here’s the latest data, updated on April 18:

Positive tests: 80,632,301

Patient deaths: 988,618

Total vaccine doses distributed: 718,074,545

Patients who’ve received the first dose: 256,777,441

Patients who’ve received the second dose: 218,907,165

% of population fully vaccinated: 65.9%

% of infections tied to the Omicron Variant: 100%