The number of people vaccinated against coronavirus in the United States exceeded the number of those who were infected with the virus.
According to the American edition, more than 26.5 million U.S. residents have received at least one dose of the vaccine. At the same time, according to statistics from Johns Hopkins University, since the beginning of the pandemic only 26.3 million Americans have been infected with the virus.
It is noted that, on average, about 1.34 million people in the United States are vaccinated against the coronavirus per day. Meanwhile, only 1.8 percent of Americans have received both doses of the vaccine so far.
Earlier, U.S. President Joe Biden warned of a worsening coronavirus situation in the country. According to him the number of deaths will reach 500 thousand already in February. Biden added that it will take months for the situation to improve. At the same time, the politician expressed confidence that the United States will defeat the pandemic.