The number of deaths from COVID-19 in the United States by October may exceed 200 thousand. Such a forecast was made by scientists from the Institute of Measurement and Analysis Systems at the University of Washington.

The Institute has developed a model according to which 201,129 people will become coronavirus deaths by October 1 in the United States.

On Tuesday, June 16, the number of detected cases of COVID-19 in the world exceeded 8 million people .

According to Johns Hopkins University, the United States remains the leader in terms of the number of infected people – 2 111 622, Brazil comes in second place – 888.2 thousand. Russia takes third place in the number of recorded cases. The Coronavirus Control Headquarters reported earlier that 537 210 cases of infection were registered in Russia, 284 539 people recovered, 7091 died.