COVID-19 Updates: US Vaccinations, Booster Doses, & Global Data as of January 19, 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, January 19, 2022, at 4:22 PM, EDT:

39% 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, January 19, 2022, at 4:22 PM, EDT:

• 63.1% of total US population

• 67.1% of US population aged ≥5 years

• 72% of US population aged ≥12 years

• 73.6% of US population aged ≥18 years

• 88% of US population aged ≥65 years

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

1. Vermont: 78.9%
2. Puerto Rico: 78.1%
3. Rhode Island: 78.1%
4. Maine: 77%
5. Connecticut: 75.9%


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

According to the Johns Hopkins COVID-19 interactive map, as of today, January 19, 2022 at 5:21 PM, EDT, there have been:

• 68 389 711 confirmed cases and
• 857 276 deaths

The 5 states with the highest total confirmed cases are:

1. California: 7 293 242
2. Texas: 5 678 699
3. Florida: 5 153 539
4. New York: 4 594 182
5. Illinois: 2 709 474

Deaths: California has the highest number of deaths due to COVID-19 with 78 043 reported fatalities, followed by Texas with 77 514 and New York with 62 672.


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

Globally, there have been 336 465 212 confirmed cases, 5 562 687 deaths, and 9 709 501 558 vaccine doses administered.