The number of cases of infection with a new type of coronavirus in the United States has increased by 23.7 thousand over the past day, more than 830 people have died, according to Johns Hopkins University, which summarizes data from federal and local authorities, as well as media and other open sources.
According to the university, over the past 24 hours, physicians in the United States have registered 23,705 new infections and 836 deaths among patients with confirmed coronavirus.
A day earlier, these indicators were 19 968 and 395, respectively.
According to Johns Hopkins University, a total of 2,137,731 cases of COVID-19 infection were detected in the United States, more than 116 thousand people died. It is reported that over 583 thousand people recovered.
The total number of coronavirus infected worldwide, according to Hopkins University, exceeds 8.1 million, more than 444 thousand patients with COVID-19 died.