Coronavirus infection COVID-19 was diagnosed in 245 559 residents of the United States, 6057 people died. America ranks first in the world in terms of coronavirus infections.
Over the past day in the United States, 1,169 people have died from coronavirus infection of COVID-19, AFP reported.
This is the highest death rate per day recorded in the world during the coronavirus pandemic. Earlier, the record belonged to Italy, where 969 people died on March 27.
As of April 3, according to CNN, in the United States 245 559 cases of infection with coronavirus were registered, 6057 people died.
The state of New York became the epicenter of the outbreak in the country, where 92 743 cases of COVID-19 and 2468 deaths were confirmed.
CNN citing experts notes that the incidence figures COVID-19 not final, with mild forms of the disease testing has not been conducted.
This week, US President Donald Trump said that more than 1 million people have passed the coronavirus test in the country (US population is over 327 million).
An outbreak of COVID-19 coronavirus infection began in December 2019 in China. March 11, the World Health Organization announced the spread of coronavirus pandemic.
According to the American Johns Hopkins University on April 2, the total number of infected people in the world exceeded 1 million people, of which more than 211 thousand recovered, and 53 164 people died. USA ranks first in the world in terms of the number of infected and third – by the number of dead.