The United States reported a record-high number of new Covid-19 deaths on Tuesday, according to data from Johns Hopkins University (JHU).
So far on Tuesday, 3,708 additional Covid-19 deaths have been reported, according to JHU.
The US is currently averaging 2,210 additional deaths per day and has reported 338,544 total deaths, JHU data shows.
The days with the highest number of new deaths according to JHU data are:
- Dec. 29: 3,708
- Dec. 16: 3,682
- Dec. 22: 3,401
- Dec. 23: 3,359
- Dec. 17: 3,346
Note: This is an ongoing tally. The final numbers will not be available until overnight tonight.