With many states reopening for business, sobering estimates about the potential spread of Covid-19 in the U.S. are emerging. An interagency report from the Department of Homeland Security and Health and Human Services projected the number of coronavirus deaths will increase to about 3,000 each day by early June. The analysis also reportedly forecasts that the U.S. will see about 200,000 new cases each day by the end of this month.
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- Global cases: More than 3.6 million
- Global deaths: At least 251,898
- US cases: More than 1.1 million
- US deaths: At least 68,934
The data above was compiled by Johns Hopkins University.
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