In the United States, more than a quarter of all coronavirus cases in the world. Only in the state of New York, there are more cases than in Italy.
In the United States, the number of people infected with coronavirus exceeded 400 thousand people, almost 13 thousand died, according to the country's health services on Wednesday, April 8.
Only in the state of New York, the most affected by the pandemic, more than 142 thousand cases of infection were recorded, about 5.5 thousand people died.
In the neighboring state of New Jersey, 44,000 people were identified. In the state of California вЂ” more than 17.5 thousand.
At the same time, about 21.7 thousand people were cured in the United States.
At the same time, US Vice President Mike Pence said the situation has signs of improvement.
вЂњWe are witnessing stabilization of statistics in some areas of the country where mortality was previously higher than in other areas,вЂќ he said.
According to Pence, improvements are observed in New York, New Jersey, New Orleans, Detroit, and Chicago.
He also urged residents to redouble efforts to comply with sanitary restrictions.
"We continue to see evidence of stabilization in some of the areas around the country of the most significant outbreak." pic.twitter.com/9a3hBPASN6— The White House (@WhiteHouse) April 7, 2020
Thus, in the United States more than a quarter of all coronavirus cases in the world, the number of which is approaching 1.5 million.