COVID 19 UPDATES: 1 / 15 / 2021

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So we are at peak deadliness with the Covid pandemic and it’s still getting worse…..and Americans are just tuning it out.  Well that’s just wonderful.  Murrica!

WORLDOMETER stats:

  • +230,457 new cases yesterday
  • +4,069 new deaths yesterday
  • 1.7 million cases in the last week (7 days)
  • 23,856 deaths in the last week (7 days)
  • 3.346 million cases this month (14 days)
  • 43,604 deaths this month (14 days)
  • 23.848 million cases total
  • 397,994 deaths total

JOHNS HOPKINS stats:

  • America’s 7 day average positive test rate is 11.9% and decreasing
  • 4 states + DC have a positive test rate of 5% or less
  • 29 states have a positive test rate of 10% or higher
  • 11 states have a positive test rate of 20% or higher

COVID TRACKING PROJECT stats:

  • Currently Hospitalized:  128,947
  • Currently in ICU Ward:  23,891
  • Currently on Ventilator:  7,878

Data compiled by, snake.