More than 1 Million People have Died of Covid-19 in the U.S.


More than one million people have now died of Covid-19 in the U.S since the pandemic’s start, according to Johns Hopkins University. About three-quarters of all Covid-19 deaths have been among seniors, including more than a quarter among people 85 and older. The risk of dying from Covid-19 has been about two times higher for Blacks, Hispanics and American Indians compared to Whites in the U.S.

Across the world, there have been more than 524 million cases reported of the virus since the pandemic’s start, more than 82 million of which have been in the U.S.

May 20, 2022 - 2:01pm

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