Coronavirus Omicron variant, vaccine, and case numbers in the United States: May 19, 2022

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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 May 19:

Positive tests: 82,951,379

Patient deaths: 1,001,269


Total vaccine doses distributed: 738,312,155

Patients who’ve received the first dose: 258,008,907

Patients who’ve received the second dose: 220,739,345

% of population fully vaccinated: 66.5%

% tied to Omicron variant: 99.8%

% tied to Other: 0.2%