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Joe Biden says COVID-19 pandemic is over; here's what data shows

In 18 states, the positivity rate still remains above 10%. WHO had advised governments that before reopening, the rate should remain at 5 percent or lower for at least 14 days

September 20, 2022 / 06:27 PM IST
US President Joe Biden has declared the pandemic over in the country. “We still have a problem with Covid. We’re still doing a lot of work on it. But the pandemic is over. If you notice, no one’s wearing masks. Everybody seems to be pretty good shape, and so I think it’s changing,” said US President Joe Biden. This is what the data tells us… (Image: News18 Creative)
US President Joe Biden has declared the coronavirus pandemic over in the country. “We still have a problem with Covid. We’re still doing a lot of work on it. But the pandemic is over. If you notice, no one’s wearing masks. Everybody seems to be pretty good shape, and so I think it’s changing,” Biden said. This is what the data tells us… (Image: News18 Creative)
As of September 15, United States had a daily test positivity rate of 9 percent. (Image: News18 Creative)
As of September 15, the United States had a daily test positivity rate of 9 percent. (Image: News18 Creative)
The US, like many other countries, has flattened the curve but there’s no surety that the virus won’t cause another major surge. (Image: News18 Creative)
The US, like many other countries, has flattened the curve but there’s no surety that the virus won’t cause another major surge. (Image: News18 Creative)
In September 2022, WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said that, “The world has never been in a better position to end the pandemic. We are not there yet, but the end is in sight.” (Image: News18 Creative)
In September 2022, WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said, “The world has never been in a better position to end the pandemic. We are not there yet, but the end is in sight.” (Image: News18 Creative)
On May 12, 2020 the World Health Organization (WHO) advised governments that before reopening, rates of positivity in testing should remain at 5 percent or lower for at least 14 days. (Image: News18 Creative)
On May 12, 2020 the World Health Organization (WHO) advised governments that before reopening, rates of positivity in testing should remain at 5 percent or lower for at least 14 days. (Image: News18 Creative)
Of these, 18 states have a positivity rate of 10 percent or higher. (Image: News18 Creative)
Of these, 18 states have a positivity rate of 10 percent or higher. (Image: News18 Creative)
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first published: Sep 20, 2022 06:27 pm
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