Aug. 16 (UPI) — New York reported a COVID-19 positivity rate below 1% for the ninth consecutive day as the United States neared 170,000 deaths linked to the virus.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo launched Sunday that New York, as soon as the epicenter for the coronavirus within the United States, reported 607 recent cases out of 77,692 checks, a positivity rate of 0.78%. The snarl has reported a entire of 425,508 confirmed determined cases because the onset of the pandemic, the fourth-very best total within the United States.
Cuomo also launched six recent deaths, adding to the snarl’s death toll of 25,250 — the best within the nation.
Total, the United States leads the realm with 5,379,914 reported cases and a nationwide death toll of 169,745.
California reported 7,873 recent cases for the best total within the country at 621,562. The snarl also reported 77 recent deaths for a entire of 11,224 in third set within the lend a hand of New Jersey.
Florida, which has the 2nd-very best case total within the United States, reported 3,899 recent cases for a entire o 573,416 determined cases and 107 recent deaths for a death toll of 9,582 in fifth set. The cases are the bottom since June.
Texas reported 6,744 recent cases and is in third set within the nation with a entire of 535,582 confirmed cases. The snarl also reported 503 recent deaths for a entire of 9,983 deaths.
Georgia ranks fifth in cases reporting 1,873 recent positives on Sunday for a entire of 237,030 along with 33 recent deaths for a death toll of 4,702.
Arizona reported 883 recent cases on Sunday for a entire of 193,537 — seventh very best within the nation — along with 14 recent deaths for a entire of 4,506. Also Sunday, Virginia reported 937 recent cases, Missouri added 984 cases and Alabama reported 853 recent cases, essentially based on Worldometer.