COVID-19 Updates: US Vaccinations, Booster Doses, & Global Data as of January 5, 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 5, 2022, at 4:01 PM, EDT, 34.9% of fully vaccinated persons in the US have received a booster dose of COVID-19 vaccine.


How many people in the US have been vaccinated against COVID-19?

According to the CDC as of today, January 4, 2022, at 3:19 PM, EDT:

• 73.9% of total US population has received at least 1 dose
• 62.3% of total US population is fully vaccinated

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

1. Vermont: 77.8%
2. Puerto Rico: 77.3%
3. Rhode Island:76.9%
4. Maine: 76.1%
5. Connecticut: 75%


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 5, 2022 at 5:21 PM, EDT, there have been:

• 57 528 962 confirmed cases and
• 831 825 deaths

The 5 states with the highest total confirmed cases are:

1. California: 5 782 967
2. Texas: 4 850 849
3. Florida: 4 360 178
4. New York: 3 769 897
5. Illinois: 2 295 438

Deaths: California has the highest number of deaths due to COVID-19 with 76 732 reported fatalities, followed by Texas with 76 130 and Florida with 62 541.

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

Globally, there have been 297 168 207 confirmed cases, 5 463 916 deaths, and 9 278 252 779 vaccine doses administered.