There are now more than 70,000 people hospitalized in the United States with Covid-19, according to the Covid Tracking Project.
On Monday, 73,014 people were hospitalized with Covid-19, according to CTP. This is the highest number of Covid-19 hospitalizations the nation has ever experienced, and is at least 10,000 more hospitalizations higher than its spring and summer peaks.
The US currently averages more than 3,500 new hospitalizations per day, CTP data shows.
According to CTP data, these are the highest hospitalization numbers:
- Nov. 16: 73,014
- Nov. 15: 69,864
- Nov. 14: 69,455
- Nov. 13: 68,516
- Nov. 12: 67,096