COVID-19 Updates: US Vaccinations, Booster Doses, & Global Data as of March 16, 2022

How many fully vaccinated Americans have received a booster dose?

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) as of today, March 16, 2022, at 3:41 PM, EDT:

44.4% 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, March 16, 2022, at 3:41 PM, EDT:

• 65.3% of total US population

• 69.4% of US population aged ≥5 years

• 73.7% of US population aged ≥12 years

• 75.2% of US population aged ≥18 years

• 88.9% of US population aged ≥65 years

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

1. Puerto Rico: 81.9%
2. Rhode Island: 81.2%
3. Vermont: 80.4%
4. Maine: 78.6%
5. Connecticut: 78.1%


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

According to the Johns Hopkins COVID-19 interactive map, as of today, March 16, 2022 at 3:20 PM, EDT, there have been:

• 79 625 414 confirmed cases and
• 967 704 deaths

The 5 states with the highest total confirmed cases are:

1. California: 9 049 938
2. Texas: 6 679 467
3. Florida: 5 868 263
4. New York: 4 952 922
5. Illinois: 3 050 647

Deaths: California has the highest number of deaths due to COVID-19 with 87 689 reported fatalities, followed by Texas with 86 624 and Florida with 72 055.

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

Globally, there have been 462 557 478 confirmed cases, 6 055 959 deaths, and 10 735 802 416 vaccine doses administered.