MOSCOW, April 16 – RIA Novosti. The number of detected cases of coronavirus in the United States over the past day has increased by 74,289, another 887 patients with confirmed disease have died, Johns Hopkins University reports.
The institution summarizes data from federal and local authorities, as well as the media and other open sources.
A day earlier, doctors in the United States recorded 75,375 cases of COVID-19 infection and 956 deaths.
The largest daily increase in coronavirus infections in the United States was recorded at the beginning of the year and amounted to more than 299 thousand. In January, the country also recorded the maximum daily increase in deaths from COVID-19 – more than 4.3 thousand deaths. Such indicators were reported by Hopkins University. The spread of the coronavirus
In total, since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic in the United States, more than 31.4 million people have been infected, more than 565 thousand infected have died.
The World Health Organization declared the outbreak of the new coronavirus infection COVID-19 a pandemic on March 11, 2020