There are almost 196 thousand new cases of coronavirus in the country per day, while more than 2.7 thousand patients have died.
In the United States, record rates for daily infection and hospitalization of patients with COVID-19 are recorded. This was reported by the BBC on Thursday, December 3.
The day before, 195,695 new cases were identified in the United States. 2,733 people died per day вЂ” this figure is close to the anti-record.
The total number of infections is approaching 14 million, the death toll has exceeded 264 thousand, according to data from the COVID Tracking Project.
At the same time, the number of patients with COVID-19 who are now in hospitals for the first time exceeded 100 thousand, which is two times more than in early November.
The figures have been growing in recent weeks вЂ” almost 1 million new infections per week.
A day earlier, it was reported that the United States has the highest peak of deaths from COVID-19. In the States, on December 2, the highest peak in mortality from coronavirus was recorded. In one day in the country вЂ” 2733 deaths.
It was also predicted that by the spring in the United States, the number of deaths from COVID-19 could reach 450 thousand. This winter, the country will face a new wave of coronavirus epidemic вЂ” the season will be the most difficult in the history of US health care.