1 in 1,000 Americans have died from Covid-19 in just 10 months
A total of 331,116 Americans have died from Covid-19 as of 3 p.m. ET Saturday, according to the Johns Hopkins Covid-19 data tracker.
The US population is currently 330,753,142, according to Census.gov.
JHU recorded the first death from Covid-19 on Feb. 29 in Washington state
With over 70,000 deaths and a population of about 70 million, the UK has also lost about 1 in 1,000 of its population to the virus.
** This post was originally published on December 26, 2020 **