According to Johns Hopkins University, COVID-19 has killed 900,000 people in the United States. In addition, there were 76.2 million confirmed cases of COVID in the United States during the pandemic, resulting in those fatalities.
The announcement comes less than two months after the United States passed the 800,000-death mark, implying that over 100,000 people have died in the United States since December 15. According to the Johns Hopkins Coronavirus Resource Center, more than 60,500 fatalities and 17 million infections in the United States in the previous 28 days alone.
COVID is spreading fast across the United States and worldwide, thanks to the highly infectious omicron strain.
There have been almost 5.7 million fatalities and 390 million cases worldwide. There have been around 236,000 deaths and 87.6 million confirmed cases worldwide in the previous 28 days.