The United States is in the 7th percentile for effective response to Covid-19 as measured by deaths per capita. It is in 157th place out of 168 countries as tracked by the Johns Hopkins University and Medicine.
Data current as of January 8, 2021
For a more comprehensive list of the countries, please click on the link for the Johns Hopkins Corona Resource Center and switch the website display to "deaths."
Johns Hopkins University & Medicine. Coronavirus Resource Center: https://coronavirus.jhu.edu/data/mortality
New York Times. Covid World Map: Tracking the Global Outbreak: https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2020/world/coronavirus-maps.html