Special Report

States Where the Virus Is Growing the Fastest Right Now

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40. Florida
> 7-day increase in confirmed COVID-19 cases through April 29: +14.9%
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases as of April 29: 154 per 100,000 — 22nd most (Florida total: 32,846)
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases as of April 23: 134 per 100,000 — 19th most (Florida total: 28,576)
> COVID-19 related deaths in 7 days ending April 29: 226 (Florida total: 1,171)
> COVID-19 tests completed as of April 29: 1,731 per 100,000 people — 19th fewest (Florida total tests: 368,651)
> Population density: 324 people per square mile — 8th highest
> First confirmed case: March 1

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39. Michigan
> 7-day increase in confirmed COVID-19 cases through April 29: +15.6%
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases as of April 29: 393 per 100,000 — 8th most (Michigan total: 39,262)
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases as of April 23: 340 per 100,000 — 7th most (Michigan total: 33,966)
> COVID-19 related deaths in 7 days ending April 29: 754 (Michigan total: 3,567)
> COVID-19 tests completed as of April 29: N/A
> Population density: 103 people per square mile — 24th highest
> First confirmed case: March 10

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38. Oregon
> 7-day increase in confirmed COVID-19 cases through April 29: +15.8%
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases as of April 29: 57 per 100,000 — 4th fewest (Oregon total: 2,385)
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases as of April 23: 49 per 100,000 — 5th fewest (Oregon total: 2,059)
> COVID-19 related deaths in 7 days ending April 29: 21 (Oregon total: 99)
> COVID-19 tests completed as of April 29: 1,247 per 100,000 people — 11th fewest (Oregon total tests: 52,242)
> Population density: 43 people per square mile — 13th lowest
> First confirmed case: 2/28

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37. Connecticut
> 7-day increase in confirmed COVID-19 cases through April 29: +17.1%
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases as of April 29: 736 per 100,000 — 5th most (Connecticut total: 26,312)
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases as of April 23: 629 per 100,000 — 3rd most (Connecticut total: 22,469)
> COVID-19 related deaths in 7 days ending April 29: 545 (Connecticut total: 2,089)
> COVID-19 tests completed as of April 29: 2,596 per 100,000 people — 8th most (Connecticut total tests: 92,745)
> Population density: 645 people per square mile — 4th highest
> First confirmed case: March 8

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36. Georgia
> 7-day increase in confirmed COVID-19 cases through April 29: +17.8%
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases as of April 29: 236 per 100,000 — 15th most (Georgia total: 24,854)
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases as of April 23: 201 per 100,000 — 13th most (Georgia total: 21,102)
> COVID-19 related deaths in 7 days ending April 29: 190 (Georgia total: 1,036)
> COVID-19 tests completed as of April 29: 1,333 per 100,000 people — 16th fewest (Georgia total tests: 140,223)
> Population density: 177 people per square mile — 16th highest
> First confirmed case: March 2