COVID-19 Daily Analysis

April 5, 2020

Andrew Coomes
1 min readApr 5, 2020

Recorded at 1:15pm PST

Johns Hopkins CSSE Global COVID-19 Dashboard


Global cases: 1.260M
Global recovered: 258K
Global recovery rate: 20.5%
Global deaths: 68K
Global lethality rate: 5.4%
US cases: 331K
US recovered: 16.8K
US deaths: 9.4K
US lethality rate: 2.8%
Percentage of US population infected: approx. 0.1%


  • Global cases have stopped accelerating (Δ +73K)
  • Global recovery rate is falling (Δ -0.2%)
  • Global lethality rate is stabilizing (no change)
  • US cases have stopped accelerating (Δ +30K)
  • US lethality rate continues to climb (Δ +0.1%)
  • The US infection index (ratio of infected) is approx. 1 in 1,000
  • The NYC infection index is approx. 1 in 132


  • Case counts may be slowing down, but it’s too early to tell.

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Andrew Coomes

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