In total, 666,525 fatal cases were recorded in the country among those infected with the coronavirus.
Almost every 500th resident of the United States died due to the consequences of infection with the new coronavirus.
According to Johns Hopkins University, which conducts calculations based on information from federal and local authorities, a total of 666,525 fatal cases among those infected with the coronavirus were recorded in the United States by Wednesday evening. According to official statistics provided by CNN, the population of the United States as of April last year was 331.4 million people. Thus, almost every 500th resident of the country died from the consequences of COVID-19.
According to The Washington Post, about a quarter of the total number of coronavirus victims in the United States are people aged 85 and over.
According to the aforementioned Johns Hopkins University, more than 41.5 million cases of coronavirus infection have been detected in the United States since the beginning of the pandemic. The country ranks first in the world both in the number of cases and the number of deaths. Recently, the majority of new cases of the disease have been attributed to the “delta” strain.