Coronavirus Omicron variant, vaccine, and case numbers in the United States: Oct. 28, 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 Oct. 28:

Positive tests: 97,409,772


Patient deaths: 1,070,055

Total vaccine doses distributed: 890,758,935

Patients who’ve received the first dose: 266,031,472

Patients who’ve received the second dose: 226,933,827

% of population fully vaccinated (both doses, not including boosters): 68.4%

% tied to Omicron variant: 100%

% tied to Other: 0%