COVID-19 Updates: US Vaccinations, Booster Doses, & Global Data as of February 8, 2022

Data from the CDC on boosters and US vaccination rates and from the Johns Hopkins COVID-19 interactive map on cases and deaths in the US and worldwide.

How many fully vaccinated Americans have received a booster dose?

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) as of today, February 8, 2022, at 2:37 PM, EDT:

42.4% of fully vaccinated persons in the US have received a booster dose of COVID-19 vaccine.


What percentage of people across age groups in the US have been fully vaccinated?

According to the CDC as of today, February 8, 2022, at 2:37 PM, EDT:

• 64.2% of total US population

• 68.2% of US population aged ≥5 years

• 72.8% of US population aged ≥12 years

• 74.4% of US population aged ≥18 years

• 88.5% of US population aged ≥65 years

The 5 states/territories with the highest percentage of population fully vaccinated are:

1. Puerto Rico: 80.1%
2. Vermont: 79.7%
3. Rhode Island: 79.6%
4. Maine: 77.8%
5. Connecticut: 77%


How many cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed in the US?

According to the Johns Hopkins COVID-19 interactive map, as of today, February 8, 2022 at 4:21 PM, EDT, there have been:

• 77 025 027 confirmed cases and
• 908 262 deaths

The 5 states with the highest total confirmed cases are:

1. California: 8 718 622
2. Texas: 6 450 970
3. Florida: 5 700 264
4. New York: 4 860 442
5. Illinois: 2 977 341

Deaths: California has the highest number of deaths due to COVID-19 with 81 481 reported fatalities, followed by Texas with 81 057 and Florida with 66 465.


How many cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed globally?

Globally, there have been 400 022 869 confirmed cases, 5 759 817 deaths, and 10 095 756 401 vaccine doses administered.