Coronavirus Omicron variant, vaccine, and case numbers in the United States: Jan. 20, 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. 20:

Positive tests: 68,569,950

Patient deaths: 857,768

Total vaccine doses distributed: 654,197,025

Patients who've received the first dose: 249,702,939

Patients who’ve received the second dose: 209,509,297

% of population fully vaccinated: 63.1%

% of infections tied to the Omicron Variant: 99.5%

% of infections tied to the Delta Variant: 0.5%