This news item shows updated data, obtained from Johns Hopkins University, concerning the incidence of diagnosed cases and deaths from the COVID-19 virus in America.
Countries with the highest average incidence of diagnosed in the last 7 days
According to data provided by Johns Hopkins University as of May 17, the following are the seven countries with the highest average daily incidence of diagnoses:
As the table above shows, the United States is the country with the highest average number of COVID-19 diagnosed in the last 7 days (99,666). It is followed by Brazil, with an average of 42,657 diagnosed, Argentina with 8,362 and Chile with an average of 2,137 (data as of May 17, 2022).
American countries with Covid-19 incidence at record highs
Taking into account the historical maximum of COVID-19 infections, the following is a list of Asian countries, whose weekly average of infections already exceeds 80%, according to data published by Reuters Agency (data as of May 17, 2022):
- Falkland Islands: At the peak.