Genioux FACT CHECK: It is obvious that more testing will find more cases of Covid-19 because the Goals of MITIGATION. The most important indicator is THE NUMBER of DEATHS and it is the ninth week of declining percentage.
- The United States is excellently following the established plan for managing the coronavirus. With mitigation the goal was to dramatically reduce the number of deaths. Additionally, the other important indicator, the number of hospitalizations, behaves well.
- Based on data available on June 25, 2020, 6.9% of all deaths occurring during the week ending June 20, 2020 (week 25) were due to pneumonia, influenza or COVID-19 (PIC). This is the ninth week of a declining percentage of deaths due to PIC; however, the percentage remains above the epidemic threshold of 5.9% for week 25.