Coronavirus Omicron variant, vaccine, and case numbers in the United States: Jan. 7, 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. 7:

Positive tests: 58,487,697

Patient deaths: 833,988

Total vaccine doses distributed: 632,575,655

Patients who've received the first dose: 245,653,518

Patients who’ve received the second dose: 207,016,514

% of population fully vaccinated: 62.4%

% of infections tied to the Omicron Variant: 95.4%

% of infections tied to the Delta Variant: 4.6%