Johns Hopkins University in the United States released the latest statistics on the new crown epidemic, The cumulative number of confirmed cases in the United States has exceeded 12 million, The cumulative number of deaths was more than 255000. In the United States, more than 11 million cases were diagnosed in the new crown on November 15, and another 1 million cases were added in just six days, It took only six days to increase from 10 million to 11 million.
Recently, the growth rate of millions of confirmed cases in the United States has remained high. Since September 25, the total number of cases has exceeded 7 million, and the number of days for each additional 1 million cases has been reduced from 21 days, 14 days and 10 days to 6 days. At present, the United States is still the world's most serious country with the highest number of confirmed cases and deaths in the world, among which the confirmed cases exceed one fifth of the world's confirmed cases.
A number of other U. S. epidemic indicators also set records. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported 192673 new crown confirmed cases and 1885 new deaths Monday, according to data released Wednesday. This is the 13th consecutive day in the United States, more than 100000 new confirmed cases.
As of December 21, the average number of new confirmed cases in the United States in the past seven days was nearly 165000, a new record since the outbreak of the epidemic; the average number of death cases in the past seven days has also been rising, reaching more than 1400 cases, the highest since mid May.
The recent surge in hospital admissions in the U.S. has put unprecedented pressure on many medical systems. More than 83,000 people are currently in hospital in the United States, the highest number since the outbreak, according to the latest data from the Atlantic Monthly's nationwide epidemic tracking program.
According to the project data, nursing homes, assisted living institutions and other long-term care institutions in the United States have become the "hardest hit area" of the recent epidemic. In the week ending November 12, state long-term care institutions reported nearly 30000 new crown confirmed cases, an increase of 17% over the previous week, the highest since the program began counting the data at the end of May. The project said that although the increase is amazing, the actual data may be higher due to the statistical methods and other reasons.
Although the recent U. S. new crown epidemic indicators are constantly record, but the project said there is no indication that these indicators have reached a "peak ".
White House coronavirus response working group coordinator Deborah Box 20 in an interview with the media, said that the current situation in the United States confirmed cases are significantly different from the previous situation, faster than wider than before.
However, in the face of the worsening epidemic situation, the U.S. government did not timely introduce strong new anti epidemic measures.
With the approach of Thanksgiving holiday, the pressure of epidemic prevention has increased sharply. In a new guide on how to celebrate Thanksgiving, the Centers for Disease Control and prevention urged people not to travel during the holidays to reduce the risk of infection and transmission of new crowns, and to comply with epidemic prevention measures such as wearing masks, washing hands frequently and keeping social distance.