Special Report

How Federal Relief Fails to Match Each State's COVID Outbreak

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26. Montana
> Federal funding: $3.01 million per confirmed COVID-19 case (4th highest)
> Total federal funding: $1.25 billion (tied — the lowest)
> COVID-19 impact: 415 cases (4th lowest), 7 deaths
> COVID-19 infection rate: 38.8 cases per 100,000 residents (3rd lowest)
> Total population: 1.07 million (8th smallest)

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27. Nebraska
> Federal funding: $1.17 million per confirmed COVID-19 case (9th highest)
> Total federal funding: $1.25 billion (tied — the lowest)
> COVID-19 impact: 1,066 cases (9th lowest), 24 deaths
> COVID-19 infection rate: 55.1 cases per 100,000 residents (13th lowest)
> Total population: 1.93 million (14th smallest)

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28. Nevada
> Federal funding: $376,393 per confirmed COVID-19 case (17th lowest)
> Total federal funding: $1.25 billion (tied — the lowest)
> COVID-19 impact: 3,321 cases (23rd lowest), 142 deaths
> COVID-19 infection rate: 107.8 cases per 100,000 residents (20th highest)
> Total population: 3.08 million (19th smallest)

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29. New Hampshire
> Federal funding: $1.03 million per confirmed COVID-19 case (11th highest)
> Total federal funding: $1.25 billion (tied — the lowest)
> COVID-19 impact: 1,211 cases (10th lowest), 34 deaths
> COVID-19 infection rate: 89.1 cases per 100,000 residents (24th highest)
> Total population: 1.36 million (10th smallest)

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30. New Jersey
> Federal funding: $45,729 per confirmed COVID-19 case (2nd lowest)
> Total federal funding: $3.44 billion (11th highest)
> COVID-19 impact: 75,317 cases (2nd highest), 3,518 deaths
> COVID-19 infection rate: 848.0 cases per 100,000 residents (2nd highest)
> Total population: 8.88 million (11th largest)

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