The United States recorded its second-highest number of people currently hospitalized with Covid-19 on Saturday, according to the Covid Tracking Project (CTP).
There were 101,190 people hospitalized with Covid-19 on Saturday, down 86 from Friday's record high of 101,276 hospitalizations, according to the CTP.
This is the fourth consecutive day that the US has surpassed 100,000 current hospitalizations.
The highest hospitalization numbers according to CTP data are:
- December 4: 101,276
- December 5: 101,190
- December 3: 100,667
- December 2: 100,226
- December 1: 98,691