According to the beginning of the day on March 27, in the United States almost a thousand sick more than in China. At the same time, the number of deaths from coronavirus infection in the United States is almost three times less than in China.
The United States came out on top in the number of patients with coronavirus infection. About it testify data from Johns Hopkins University, which monitors the spread of coronavirus online.
As of 00.45 on March 27, 82,404 people fell ill in the United States. This is 600 people more than in China (81,782), which has been the leader in the number of cases since the beginning of the epidemic. Moreover, in the United States almost three times fewer patients died from coronavirus than in China – 1201 versus 3291.
In third place in the number of cases after the United States and China, Italy follows (80,589). At the same time, the country ranks first in terms of the number of epidemic victims – 8215 people died.
March 26, the total number of patients with coronavirus in the world exceeded half a million people.