June 6 Coronavirus report: Cases Jump

There were 28,500 new cases of the coronavirus reported in the U.S. over the past 24 hours, an increase of 1,5 percent, to . This is the largest jump in weeks and raises questions about whether large, public gatherings at the Memorial Day holiday and recent protests will result in a surge of cases.

There were 1,006 U.S. Deaths reported, almost identical to yesterday, bringing the total to deaths 109,200, but deaths are trailing indicator. If there is indeed a spate of new cases, deaths should not increase until will be a week or two after.

Globally, deaths increased by 89,000 in the past 24 hours, climbing to 6.761 million while deaths increased to 309,495.

CORRECTION: Please note that this report was updated on 6/7 to reflect some mistakes and in the data.

Author: The Pickled Prepper

The Pickled Prepper has been preparing for the end of the world for about 25 years and figures he’ll keep going until either it catches up with him, or he catches up with it.