“As of April 7, confirmed cases of COVID-19 – the disease caused by the coronavirus – had doubled from just 6.5 days earlier, according to the analysis of more than 12,700 deaths and nearly 400,000 cases from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The report includes estimates of incidence rates by area and how long it took for cases to double their totals by that date nationally and in some virus hot spots.”

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