In all U.S. states, the number of infections of this variant exceeds 16,000
Washington, April 7 (EFE). – British variant of covid-19More contagious, it is already the most circulating United States, Of which Brazil and South Africa coronavirus, Confirmed this Wednesday Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC, English).
All states in the country have registered British variant, officially called B.1.1.7According to data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the number of confirmed infections with this mutation exceeds 16,000.
The U.S. has also added at least 386 cases South African variant (B.1.351) (36 states and regions in the country) and 356 Brazilians (P.1). According to the same source, the region is already in 25 regions.
Experts also found Regional virus variants(Including Californians and New Yorkers), although the CDC has not provided data on the number of infections associated with it so far.
Florida is the state with the most confirmed cases in the U.S. British variant, At least 3,192, followed by Michigan (1,649), because Coronavirus disease According to data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), they have tripled in the past month.
Regarding the variants first detected in the Brazilian Amazon, this is also a lot More contagious Than original Florida It also tops the list with at least 84 infections, followed by Massachusetts (82), Illinois (77) and California (34).
South Carolina is the state with the most confirmed South African variants (75), followed by Maryland (44), Virginia (37), North Carolina (29) and Florida (25) represent CDC data.
Although it means Daily death Because of covid-19 in the United States, it’s about 800, the lowest level since November. infection They are on the rise in several states of the country, and authorities attribute them to pandemic fatigue and the spread of new variants of the virus.
Volensky warned on Wednesday that the cases related to the virus were “too exaggerated that we thought we did not win the game”.
speed Vaccination, Taking an average of 3 million doses a day, has caused many people to reduce the country’s security level, but the health authorities demand that mitigation measures be maintained because the country is in a state of emergency. The fourth wave of infections.
More than 168 million Americans (one-third of the U.S. population) have received at least one dose COVID-19 vaccine, According to the CDC. EFE
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