Coronavirus Omicron variant, vaccine, and case numbers in the United States: Feb. 17, 2022

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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 Feb. 17:

Positive tests: 78,172,840

Patient deaths: 928,518


Total vaccine doses distributed: 677,808,725

Patients who've received the first dose: 252,400,057

Patients who’ve received the second dose: 214,218,580

% of population fully vaccinated: 64.5%

% of infections tied to the Omicron Variant: 100%