Coronavirus Omicron variant, vaccine, and case numbers in the United States: Jan. 12, 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 Jan. 12:

Positive tests: 62,308,472

Patient deaths: 842,141

Total vaccine doses distributed: 641,885,155

Patients who've received the first dose: 247,321,023

Patients who’ve received the second dose: 207,954,605

% of population fully vaccinated: 62.6%

% of infections tied to the Omicron Variant: 98.3%

% of infections tied to the Delta Variant: 1.7%