I know this topic has been brought up before but it’s worth reminding people who drive alone with their masks on.




More CDC data

Final 2019/20 Flu Numbers

The final data on flu season 2019/2020 was released by the CDC in April as COVID-19 continued to spread throughout the United States.

Between October 1, 2019 and April 4, 2020, the flu resulted in:

  • 39 to 56 million illnesses
  • 410,000 to 740,000 hospitalizations
  • 24,000 to 62,000 deaths
  • 195 pediatric deaths

Pediatric Deaths – Pediatric deaths are the number of deaths of people under the age of 18. In 2019/20, there were 195 pediatric deaths. There have been 0 pediatric deaths during the 2020/21 season so far.

Total US Covid deaths to date 298,000 (USA Today)

6% are due exclusively to Covid

Around 18k. US population 331,828,037

Covid morbidity rate .00542% 0r to put into perspective, 1 in 18,450.