View all newsletters
Receive our newsletter – data, insights and analysis delivered to you
  1. Special Focus
  2. Covid-19
April 15, 2020

US Covid-19 fatalities surge: Global death toll passes 125,000

By Paul Dennis

The US saw nearly three times as many deaths from Covid-19 as any other country yesterday.

There were a total of 2,303 deaths in the country in 24 hours – a record for one day, and a sharp rise from the 1,509 recorded on 13 April.

Italy saw 602 deaths and Spain just 300. The UK – with 782 new deaths reported yesterday – has now had the highest daily death total in Europe for four days in a row.

Related Companies

Topics in this article:
NEWSLETTER Sign up Tick the boxes of the newsletters you would like to receive. A weekly roundup of the latest news and analysis, sent every Friday. The pharmaceutical industry's most comprehensive news and information delivered every month.
I consent to GlobalData UK Limited collecting my details provided via this form in accordance with the Privacy Policy
SUBSCRIBED

THANK YOU