Florida ahead of New York in the number of cases of coronavirus

The US state of Florida in the South of the country has surpassed one of the most severely affected by the coronavirus States of New York in the number of cases of COVID-19 infection, according to data published on the website of the local branch of the Department of health.

According to the latest data, 414,511 cases of COVID-19 were registered in the state of Florida, while 411,200 cases were detected in New York.

First place in the US number of cases COVID-19 is still California, where was 435 334 case.

On March 11, the World Health Organization declared the outbreak of a new COVID-19 coronavirus infection a pandemic. According to the latest WHO data, more than 15.5 million cases of the disease have been identified in the world, and more than 635,000 people have died.