//High US positive test rates

High US positive test rates

United States

Cases, 11,000,000

Cases in last 7 days, 1,070,850

Deaths, 245,470

Trends

https://covid.cdc.gov/covid-data-tracker/#trends_dailytrendscases

Official US hospitalizations

https://gis.cdc.gov/grasp/COVIDNet/COVID19_3.html

Thursday, 26 November 2020

https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/daily-life-coping/holidays/thanksgiving.html

https://rt.live

California

https://www.nytimes.com/live/2020/11/16/world/covid-19-coronavirus-updates?action=click&module=Top%20Stories&pgtype=Homepage

Case numbers doubled in past 10 days

Cross age, racial or ethnic groups, throughout the state

Fastest increase ever

Governor, pulling the emergency brake” on reopening, reinstating broad restrictions

Mr. Newsom, emergency facility, being prepared, e.g. Imperial County

Resist visiting relatives over the holidays

Recent rise in cases, at-home parties or family gatherings.

Iowa

Cases and hospitalizations, doubled in two weeks

Announced mask mandate, indoors when unable to distance, starting today

Chicago and Philadelphia

New rules starting Friday, banning indoor gatherings, closing indoor dining

Illinois

New Mexico

Two week lockdown

North Dakota

Now imposed mask mandate

South Dakota

South Dakota

Sturgis, 400,000 people

https://coronavirus.jhu.edu/testing/individual-states/south-dakota

Kansas

International review

https://health-infobase.canada.ca/covid-19/international/

Canada

Trends upwards

https://www.canada.ca/en/public-health/services/diseases/2019-novel-coronavirus-infection.html

UK

Scotland

Two million enter level 4 (highest of five-tier system)

6pm this Friday

West Dunbartonshire, East Dunbartonshire, East Renfrewshire, Glasgow City, Inverclyde, Renfrewshire, North and South Lanarkshire, West Lothian, East and West Ayrshire and Stirling.

App graphics

https://covid.joinzoe.com/data#levels-over-time

UK official data

https://coronavirus.data.gov.uk/details/cases

India

Population 1.35 billion

Pfizer and Moderna vaccines

Russia’s Sputnik-V, Phase-II going to Phase-III trials in India start next

AstraZeneca / Oxford, manufactured by the Serum Institute of India

Last-stage trials in India, gone well and had almost been completed