Coronavirus Omicron variant, vaccine, and case numbers in the United States: March 16, 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 March 16:

Positive tests: 79,586,694

Patient deaths: 966,386

Total vaccine doses distributed: 696,302,775

Patients who’ve received the second dose: 216,767,955

% of population fully vaccinated: 65.3%

% of infections tied to the Omicron Variant: 100%