Special Report

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

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6. Colorado
> Federal funding: $257,408 per confirmed COVID-19 case (11th lowest)
> Total federal funding: $2.23 billion (21st highest)
> COVID-19 impact: 8,675 cases (16th highest), 374 deaths
> COVID-19 infection rate: 150.6 cases per 100,000 residents (13th highest)
> Total population: 5.76 million (21st largest)

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7. Connecticut
> Federal funding: $87,036 per confirmed COVID-19 case (5th lowest)
> Total federal funding: $1.38 billion (22nd lowest)
> COVID-19 impact: 15,884 cases (12th highest), 971 deaths
> COVID-19 infection rate: 445.5 cases per 100,000 residents (5th highest)
> Total population: 3.57 million (22nd smallest)

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8. Delaware
> Federal funding: $602,410 per confirmed COVID-19 case (23rd highest)
> Total federal funding: $1.25 billion (tied — the lowest)
> COVID-19 impact: 2,075 cases (18th lowest), 52 deaths
> COVID-19 infection rate: 213.1 cases per 100,000 residents (9th highest)
> Total population: 973,764 (6th smallest)

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9. Florida
> Federal funding: $345,297 per confirmed COVID-19 case (16th lowest)
> Total federal funding: $8.33 billion (3rd highest)
> COVID-19 impact: 24,119 cases (8th highest), 699 deaths
> COVID-19 infection rate: 112.3 cases per 100,000 residents (19th highest)
> Total population: 21.48 million (3rd largest)

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10. Georgia
> Federal funding: $251,529 per confirmed COVID-19 case (10th lowest)
> Total federal funding: $4.12 billion (8th highest)
> COVID-19 impact: 16,368 cases (11th highest), 617 deaths
> COVID-19 infection rate: 154.2 cases per 100,000 residents (12th highest)
> Total population: 10.62 million (8th largest)

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