Coronavirus Omicron variant, vaccine, and case numbers in the United States: Jan. 24, 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. 24:

Positive tests: 70,700,678

Patient deaths: 866,540

Total vaccine doses distributed: 659,895,815

Patients who've received the first dose: 250,763,600

Patients who’ve received the second dose: 210,358,008

% of population fully vaccinated: 63.4%

% of infections tied to the Omicron Variant: 99.5%

% of infections tied to the Delta Variant: 0.5%