Global coronavirus cases pass 3.5 million. Deaths total nearly a quarter of a million.

  • Although the infection rates and deaths continue to climb, they have slowed from the peaks reached last month.
  • New cases are still highest in North America and Europe, they are beginning to accelerate in Latin America, Africa, and Russia.
  • Globally there were 84,000 new cases over the past 24 hours.
  • Rates peaked in March at 13%. Currently the daily rate is between 2%-3%.
  • Experts believe infection rates and deaths are under reported.