Coronavirus Growth in Western Countries: September 15 Update

Here’s the coronavirus death toll through September 15. The raw data from Johns Hopkins is here.

The United States recorded an unusually bad day on Tuesday with 1,422 deaths. This produced a big uptick in our death rate and makes our weeklong rise look a little more real. We just don’t seem to have the discipline to maintain social distancing measures long enough to get ourselves down close to zero.

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