As of the evening of April 4 in the U.S. the number of cases of coronavirus infection has exceeded 300 thousand people. This is evidenced by the Agency Reuters, which counts cases on the basis of the state governments.
So, at the time of writing the news in the United States was 300 060 cases COVID-19. This is three times more than a week ago on March 27, the number of cases exceeded 100 thousand.
Nearly a third of all the registered cases occur in the state of new York 113 thousand In the state of new Jersey 34 thousand confirmed cases of infection in Michigan – 12,7 thousand in California – 12.5 thousand in Louisiana – 12.4 thousand
The new York state also accounts for nearly half of all deaths from the coronavirus in the USA: 3565 8128 of people in the whole country. As stated by the Governor of new York Andrew Cuomo, in the last 24 hours in the state died of 630 people, writes Reuters. This is the maximum daily losses in the country.
According to experts, new York can reach the peak of the epidemic about a week.
Flash coronavirus infection COVID-19 began in December 2019 in the Chinese city of Wuhan. March 11, the world health organization declared the spread of the coronavirus pandemic.
According to data from the American Johns Hopkins University on April 4, the total number of infected people in the world exceeded 1.18 million, of which more than 244 million recovered, almost 64 thousand died.
Thus, the United States accounts for about 25% of all confirmed cases COVID-19.