Coronavirus Omicron variant, vaccine, and case numbers in the United States: Jan. 21, 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. 21:

Positive tests: 69,308,111

Patient deaths: 860,247

Total vaccine doses distributed: 655,282,365

Patients who've received the first dose: 250,028,635

Patients who’ve received the second dose: 209,842,610

% of population fully vaccinated: 63.2%

% of infections tied to the Omicron Variant: 99.5%

% of infections tied to the Delta Variant: 0.5%