New York, New Jersey now lead the country in COVID-19 infections
Well. New jersey and new york now have the highest per capita covid nineteen rates in the country. The new york post reported that the state has averaged four five hundred and forty eight cases of the virus per every one hundred thousand residents over the last two weeks in new jersey. There are even more than that. With six hundred and forty seven cases per one hundred thousand and even though more and more americans are getting vaccinated. Health officials are a bit concerned once again about recent trends upward in coronavirus infections. New cases are up seven percent over the previous seven days. Hospitalizations are increasing while the seven day average of deaths remains at one thousand per day.