The overall U.S. economy fell 4.8% in the first quarter of 2020. 47% of the 4.8% decline was from the nation’s healthcare sector, partially due to the requirement that all hospitals temporarily stop all non-emergency surgeries (source: U.S. Department of Commerce).
Interesting that as of May 4th, 52% of the 3,142 counties in the U.S. had not recorded a single COVID-19 death. 80% of the counties had recorded 5 or less COVID-19 deaths according to The COVID Tracking Project.
I will let you arrive at your own conclusion(s)….
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