Covid-19 cases surpass 97 million around the world

Covid-19 cases around the world have now surpassed 96,823,968, according to John Hopkins University as of January 2021. Over 400,000 people have died in America alone.

With over 400,000 deaths means that 1 in every 820 Americans has now died from Covid-19. 

January is on track to be the deadliest month of the pandemic – tallying over 3,000 deaths on more than half of the days that have elapsed so far and twice surpassing 4,000 deaths (a new high).

One American dies from COVID-19 every 30 seconds. America now has its highest daily death rate since the beginning of the pandemic.