The number of detected cases of coronavirus in the United States over the past day increased by 67,933, 477 people died, according to Johns Hopkins University, which 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 more than 42 thousand cases of COVID-19 infection and stated 313 deaths.
The largest daily increase in coronavirus infections in the United States was registered at the beginning of the year and amounted to more than 299 thousand. In January, the country recorded the maximum daily increase in deaths from COVID-19 – more than 4.3 thousand deaths. Hopkins University reported such indicators.
In total, since the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic, more than 31.7 million people have been infected in the United States, and 567 thousand people have died.