Special Report

States With the Highest Number of COVID-19 Cases

45. Oregon
> COVID-19 confirmed cases as of 4/13/2020: 37.8 per 100,000 people (total: 1,584)
> Rank on April 7: 47
> COVID-19 related deaths as of 4/13/2020: 1.3 per 100,000 people — 14th lowest (total: 53)
> Total tests completed as of 4/13/2020: 7.1 per 1,000 people — 21st lowest (total: 29,793)
> Positive test rate as of 4/13/2020: 5.1% — 9th lowest
> Date of first case: Feb. 28, 2020
> Population density: 42.6 per sq. mi. — 13th lowest
> Total population: 4,190,713

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44. North Dakota
> COVID-19 confirmed cases as of 4/13/2020: 43.5 per 100,000 people (total: 331)
> Rank on April 7: 40
> COVID-19 related deaths as of 4/13/2020: 1.2 per 100,000 people — 12th lowest (total: 9)
> Total tests completed as of 4/13/2020: 13.7 per 1,000 people — 9th highest (total: 10,398)
> Positive test rate as of 4/13/2020: 3.0% — 2nd lowest
> Date of first case: March 11, 2020
> Population density: 10.8 per sq. mi. — 4th lowest
> Total population: 760,077

43. Nebraska
> COVID-19 confirmed cases as of 4/13/2020: 45.1 per 100,000 people (total: 871)
> Rank on April 7: 48
> COVID-19 related deaths as of 4/13/2020: 1.0 per 100,000 people — 9th lowest (total: 19)
> Total tests completed as of 4/13/2020: 5.7 per 1,000 people — 10th lowest (total: 11,013)
> Positive test rate as of 4/13/2020: 7.4% — 14th lowest
> Date of first case: Feb. 17, 2020
> Population density: 24.9 per sq. mi. — 8th lowest
> Total population: 1,929,268

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42. Kentucky
> COVID-19 confirmed cases as of 4/13/2020: 45.8 per 100,000 people (total: 2,048)
> Rank on April 7: 44
> COVID-19 related deaths as of 4/13/2020: 2.4 per 100,000 people — 21st highest (total: 106)
> Total tests completed as of 4/13/2020: 5.8 per 1,000 people — 12th lowest (total: 25,897)
> Positive test rate as of 4/13/2020: 7.6% — 16th lowest
> Date of first case: March 6, 2020
> Population density: 110.6 per sq. mi. — 21st highest
> Total population: 4,468,402

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41. North Carolina
> COVID-19 confirmed cases as of 4/13/2020: 46.4 per 100,000 people (total: 4,815)
> Rank on April 7: 42
> COVID-19 related deaths as of 4/13/2020: 0.9 per 100,000 people — 8th lowest (total: 91)
> Total tests completed as of 4/13/2020: 6.0 per 1,000 people — 14th lowest (total: 62,159)
> Positive test rate as of 4/13/2020: 7.3% — 13th lowest
> Date of first case: March 3, 2020
> Population density: 192.9 per sq. mi. — 14th highest
> Total population: 10,383,620