1031 persons in the UNITED states have died after being infected with coronavirus, showing the inventory.

the UNITED states’number of coronavirustilfælde approaching the 70,000, and over 1000 have died.

It shows a statement from the Johns Hopkins University, who continuously update the number of infected and dead in the UNITED states and other countries.

on Wednesday local time have been noted in all 68.572 smittetilfælde, while the 1031 persons have died of Covid-19, as virussygdommen called.

New York is one of the hardest hit states in the UNITED states with 280 deaths alone in New York City.

Globally, the virus caused over 21,000 deaths since it was first identified in central China in december.

Earlier this month, it was predicted that between 70 to 150 million people in the UNITED states can end up being infected by the virus. If the fatality rate is about one percent of those infected, it will result in between 700,000 to 1.5 million dead.

Keep to the current numbers, door about 1.5 percent of those infected. But the real number of infected is thought to be much higher than the good 68.000 persons.

Recognised this so-called mørketal means that the number of deaths per 100 infected people in the reality is lower.

IN the UNITED states is heart disease usually the most frequent cause of death. In 2018, the last full year of official figures for deaths, deaths of well-650.000 persons as a result of problems with the heart.

Influenza and pneumonias caused around 60,000 deaths.

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