US coronavirus mortality rate not lowest in world, despite Trump claim: FACT CHECK (ABC News)

ABC News: US coronavirus mortality rate not lowest in world, despite Trump claim: FACT CHECK. “The mortality rate is the number of deaths from COVID-19 relative to the overall population. As of Tuesday, the United States had the ninth-worst mortality rate in the world, with 39.82 deaths per 100,000 people, according to Johns Hopkins University. The case-fatality rate is the number of deaths from COVID-19 relative to the total number of confirmed cases, shown as a percentage.”

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