Special Report

Every State’s Number of At-Risk Adults in the Coronavirus Pandemic

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Hawaii
> Adults at-risk due to age or medical conditions in April: 39.1% — 23rd highest (total: 412,878)
> Adults over 65 out of all at-risk adults: 62.5% — the highest (total: 258,056)
> Pct. of 18-65 pop who are at risk: 19.4% — 17th lowest (total: 154,822)
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases as of April 16: 36.9 per 100,000 — 2nd lowest (total: 524)
> COVID-19 related deaths as of April 16: 0.6 per 100,000 — 3rd lowest (total: 09)
> Poverty rate: 8.8% — 2nd lowest (total: 122,143)
> Uninsured population: 4.6% — 2nd lowest (total: 53,025)

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Idaho
> Adults at-risk due to age or medical conditions in April: 36.2% — 17th lowest (total: 464,522)
> Adults over 65 out of all at-risk adults: 59.4% — 12th highest (total: 275,903)
> Pct. of 18-65 pop who are at risk: 18.7% — 11th lowest (total: 188,619)
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases as of April 16: 85.9 per 100,000 — 23rd highest (total: 1,507)
> COVID-19 related deaths as of April 16: 2.3 per 100,000 — 23rd lowest (total: 41)
> Poverty rate: 11.8% — 20th lowest (total: 203,264)
> Uninsured population: 11.8% — 12th highest (total: 168,400)

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Illinois
> Adults at-risk due to age or medical conditions in April: 36.2% — 16th lowest (total: 3,482,300)
> Adults over 65 out of all at-risk adults: 55.3% — 21st lowest (total: 1,925,706)
> Pct. of 18-65 pop who are at risk: 20.2% — 22nd lowest (total: 1,556,594)
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases as of April 16: 193.0 per 100,000 — 10th highest (total: 24,593)
> COVID-19 related deaths as of April 16: 7.5 per 100,000 — 9th highest (total: 958)
> Poverty rate: 12.1% — 22nd lowest (total: 1,509,247)
> Uninsured population: 7.9% — 19th lowest (total: 837,890)

Indiana
> Adults at-risk due to age or medical conditions in April: 39.9% — 16th highest (total: 1,976,552)
> Adults over 65 out of all at-risk adults: 51.4% — 12th lowest (total: 1,015,403)
> Pct. of 18-65 pop who are at risk: 24.4% — 10th highest (total: 961,149)
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases as of April 16: 133.8 per 100,000 — 15th highest (total: 8,955)
> COVID-19 related deaths as of April 16: 6.5 per 100,000 — 10th highest (total: 436)
> Poverty rate: 13.1% — 20th highest (total: 852,638)
> Uninsured population: 9.6% — 24th highest (total: 526,667)

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Iowa
> Adults at-risk due to age or medical conditions in April: 36.9% — 21st lowest (total: 862,351)
> Adults over 65 out of all at-risk adults: 60.1% — 7th highest (total: 517,871)
> Pct. of 18-65 pop who are at risk: 18.9% — 12th lowest (total: 344,480)
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases as of April 16: 63.2 per 100,000 — 18th lowest (total: 1,995)
> COVID-19 related deaths as of April 16: 1.7 per 100,000 — 15th lowest (total: 53)
> Poverty rate: 11.2% — 18th lowest (total: 343,504)
> Uninsured population: 5.5% — 5th lowest (total: 139,424)