Coronavirus Omicron variant, vaccine, and case numbers in the United States: April 8, 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 8:

Positive tests: 80,289,237

Patient deaths: 984,571

Total vaccine doses distributed: 708,450,345

Patients who’ve received the first dose: 255,975,678

Patients who’ve received the second dose: 218,135,613

% of population fully vaccinated: 65.7%

% of infections tied to the Omicron Variant: 100%