US New projection puts U.S. COVID-19 deaths at over 200,000 by October

01:41  16 june  2020
01:41  16 june  2020 Source:   reuters.com

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(Reuters) - A new forecast projects 201,129 deaths due to COVID-19 in the United States through the beginning of October mainly due to reopening measures under way, the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME) at the University of Washington said on Monday.

The IHME raised its estimate by 18 percent from 169,890 and said Florida would be among the hardest hit states, with an estimated 18,675 deaths, up 186 percent from a previous estimate of 6,559 on June 10. 

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The institute raised its estimate for deaths in California by 72 percent to 15,155 from 8,812 and increased its outlook for Arizona by 56 percent to 7,415 fatalities from 4,762.

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COVID - 19 has now caused nearly 15, 000 deaths in the U . S ., and more than 430, 000 people are infected with the virus, according to a COVID - 19 dashboard created by Johns Hopkins University' s Whiting School of Engineering, which reports the numbers in near real time.

(Reporting By Andrew Hay in Taos, New Mexico; Editing by Chris Reese)  

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