NEW YORK, August 18 — Five U.S. states set a new record for the everyday amount of COVID-19 cases over the weekend as the delta variant continues to spread across the country and pushes the number of infections up. According to CNBC, which analyzed Johns Hopkins University data, Florida, Louisiana, Hawaii, Oregon, and Mississippi reached new peaks in the number of new cases per day on Sunday.
According to CNBC analysis, the five states broke the previous record for their average daily average for new topics on a day that was also a Sunday. States set a new record as the virus-induced delta variant of the coronavirus continued to spread rapidly in the United States, driving up infections nationwide. Florida and Louisiana and Hawaii and Oregon and Mississippi reached a new all-time high on Sunday in their analysis of data compiled by the Johns Hopkins Health System.
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Louisiana, Mississippi, and Florida suffered the three worst outbreaks of the country on a per capita basis. According to the data, as of Sunday, Louisiana had an average of 126 cases per 100,000 residents per day, more than three times the national average. In contrast, the other three states had an average of between 110 and 101 points per 100,000 residents per day. The three states recorded the heaviest outbreaks when examined on a per capita basis, CNBC reported. We are in the middle of summer, and people are gathering in large groups, vaccinations give a false sense of security, and there is no way for people to forget them, “Perry Halkitis cited as the main reason for the increase.
On Sunday, Louisiana reached an aggregate of 126 cases per 100,000 residents – more than double the national average – the news station reported. Mississippi logged 110 cases per 100,000 residents, while Florida logged 101 points per 100,000 residents.
On Sunday, the Hawaii authorities reported an average of 671 new cases in seven days in Hawaii, a 7-fold increase from the 89 cases that day a month ago. On Friday, Oregon reported 1,765 new COVID-19 cases, bringing the average on seven days to 1,652, according to CNBC.
Health officials report that unvaccinated people cause the vast majority of COVID-19 hospitalizations and deaths. There are concerns that outbreaks in five states with a surge in Covid-19 cases are coming from the delta variant, potentially extending its reach across the country. The delta version of the virus, found in at least five states, is more transmissible than other disease versions.
Louisiana, Oregon, and Hawaii advise residents to wear masks indoors. The Mississippi Department of Health recommends wearing a mask indoors regardless of vaccination status.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the United States has reported over 3.67 million COVID-19 cases since the start of the pandemic. Ron DeSantis (R) caused a stir last month when he signed a controversial executive order that makes it optional. It also complies with mask mandates in his public schools to give parents the authority to do what their children are required to do in education. The Florida governor has refused to implement the mitigation measures of the Covid-19 despite the increasing threat in his state. According to CNBC, on Friday, Florida had a seven-day average of 21,481 daily cases, higher than any other state. In May, the governor issued an executive order, annulling all Covids safety precautions in the state and preventing local officials from implementing their measures from July 1.