COVID 19 UPDATES: 12 / 10 / 2020

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A day of awful new milestones reached and records set.

WORLDOMETER stats:

  • +226,762 new Covid cases yesterday (close to 1 day record set Dec 4th)
  • 1,493,527 new cases over the last 7 days
  • +3,260 new Covid deaths yesterday  (new 1 day record)
  • 16,800 new deaths over the last 7 days

JOHNS HOPKINS stats:

  • America’s 7 day average positive test rate is 11.2%
  • just 70 days ago (start of October) the rate was a mere 4.0%
  • 3 states + DC have a positive test rate of 5% or less
  • 35 states have a positive test rate of 10% or higher
  • 8 states have a positive rate of 20% or higher

COVID TRACKING PROJECT stats:

  • Hospitalizations:  106,671  (new record)
  • In ICU Wards:  20,903  (new record)
  • On Ventilators:  7,621  (new record)

Data compiled by, snake.