the death toll in the UNITED states as a result of the corona virus has reached 100.000. Thus, there is a registered 100.047 died with the virus.
It shows figures from the Johns Hopkins University on the night of Thursday local time.
AFP News agency describes it as a 'grim milestone' and by far the highest death toll in the world.
almost 15 million people have been tested for the coronavirus in the UNITED states. About 1.7 million are confirmed infected by the virus, while approximately 385.000 declared healthy again.
The hardest hit state is New York city with nearly 30,000 died.
Experts believe that the actual number of deaths and infected people in the country are higher than the confirmed figures show.
the UNITED states reported its first death related to coronaviruses of three months ago.
worldwide, there are registered more than 5.6 million smittetilfælde and over 350,000 dead. Thus stands the UNITED states for just under a third of the world's coronarelaterede deaths.
At the end of march predicted the coordinator for The White House's special action against the coronavirus, that if the UNITED states handles coronaviruskrisen 'virtually perfect', will, under 200,000 people in the country die.
Thus said Deborah Birx in an interview with NBC News, she estimates that between 100,000 and 200,000 people in the UNITED states will die with the coronavirus 'at best'.
the Assessment from Deborah Birx is in line with the estimate, president Donald Trump gave a news conference the 29. march.
- If the UNITED states can keep the death toll at between 100,000 and 200,000 against the potentially 2.2 million, it will mean that we have done a good job, said Donald Trump, according to news agency Reuters.