Coronavirus Omicron variant, vaccine, and case numbers in the United States: April 5, 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 5:

Positive tests: 81,495,644

Patient deaths: 997,127

Total vaccine doses distributed: 705,237,845

Patients who’ve received the first dose: 255,765,972

Patients who’ve received the second dose: 217,882,466

% of population fully vaccinated: 65.6%

% of infections tied to the Omicron Variant: 100%