Coronavirus Omicron variant, vaccine, and case numbers in the United States: Jan. 6, 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. 6:

Positive tests: 57,702,394

Patient deaths: 832,118

Total vaccine doses distributed: 618,076,045

Patients who've received the first dose: 245,278,020

Patients who’ve received the second dose: 206,797,799

% of population fully vaccinated: 62.3%

% of infections tied to the Omicron Variant: 95.4%

% of infections tied to the Delta Variant: 4.6%