Coronavirus Omicron variant, vaccine, and case numbers in the United States: May 26, 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 26:

Positive tests: 83,706,662

Patient deaths: 1,003,743


Total vaccine doses distributed: 743,369,455

Patients who’ve received the first dose: 258,312,266

Patients who’ve received the second dose: 221,050,854

% of population fully vaccinated: 66.6%

% tied to Omicron variant: 99.9%

% tied to Other: 0.1%