On the 4th, local time, the number of new confirmed cases in the United States reached 235,635 in a single day, setting a record for the highest number of new confirmed cases in a single day since the outbreak of the epidemic in the United States.
According to statistics from Johns Hopkins University in the United States, as of 16:25 EST on the 4th, the number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the United States has reached 14,297,251.
Compared with the same time of the previous day, the number of new confirmed cases in the United States reached 235,635 in 24 hours, which is once again the highest number of new confirmed cases in a single day since the outbreak of the United States.
It is also the fourth time that the number of new confirmed cases in the United States has exceeded 200,000 in a single day. On the 4th, 2,827 new deaths were reported in a single day, compared with 2,879 new deaths in the United States on the 3rd day before, the highest number since the outbreak.
The study predicts that the number of deaths in the United States will exceed 500,000 by April next year.
According to CNN on the 4th, researchers at the University of Washington in the United States have described the trend of increasing the number of coronavirus deaths in the United States in the coming months based on models.
It is predicted that nearly 540,000 Americans will die from the COVID-19 epidemic by April 1 next year.
Regarding the role of wearing masks, the model predicts that if people insist on wearing masks, more than 66,000 Americans’ lives can be saved by April 1 next year.