COVID-19 Updates: US Vaccinations, Booster Doses, & Global Data as of January 27, 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 27, 2022, at 2:56 PM, EDT:

41% 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 27, 2022, at 2:56 PM, EDT:

• 63.6% of total US population

• 67.6% of US population aged ≥5 years

• 72.4% of US population aged ≥12 years

• 74% of US population aged ≥18 years

• 88.3% of US population aged ≥65 years

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

1. Vermont: 79.2%
2. Puerto Rico: 78.9%
3. Rhode Island: 78.7%
4. Maine: 77.4%
5. Connecticut: 76.4%


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 27, 2022 at 3:21 PM, EDT, there have been:

• 73 231 837 confirmed cases and
• 877 691 deaths

The 5 states with the highest total confirmed cases are:

1. California: 8 147 260
2. Texas: 6 090 901
3. Florida: 5 420 755
4. New York: 4 750 968
5. Illinois: 2 881 745

Deaths: California has the highest number of deaths due to COVID-19 with 79 299 reported fatalities, followed by Texas with 78 651 and Florida with 64 368.


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

Globally, there have been 364 917 498 confirmed cases, 5 632 945 deaths, and 9 891 159 846 vaccine doses administered.