Special Report

States With The Highest Number Of COVID-19 Cases

50. Montana
> COVID-19 infection rate as of May 10, 2020: 43.1 per 100,000 people (458 total cases)
> COVID-19 death rate as of May 10, 2020: 1.5 per 100,000 people — 4th lowest (16 total deaths)
> Testing rate as of May 10, 2020: 20.4 per 100,000 people — 17th lowest (21,704 total tests)
> Positive test rate: 2% — 3rd lowest
> Date of first known case: March 13, 2020
> Population density: 7.2 people per sq. mile — 3rd lowest
> Total population: 1.1 million

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49. Hawaii
> COVID-19 infection rate as of May 10, 2020: 44.5 per 100,000 people (632 total cases)
> COVID-19 death rate as of May 10, 2020: 1.2 per 100,000 people — the lowest (17 total deaths)
> Testing rate as of May 10, 2020: 26.6 per 100,000 people — 19th highest (37,785 total tests)
> Positive test rate: 2% — 2nd lowest
> Date of first known case: March 6, 2020
> Population density: 129.9 people per sq. mile — 20th highest
> Total population: 1.4 million

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48. Alaska
> COVID-19 infection rate as of May 10, 2020: 51.4 per 100,000 people (379 total cases)
> COVID-19 death rate as of May 10, 2020: 1.4 per 100,000 people — 3rd lowest (10 total deaths)
> Testing rate as of May 10, 2020: 37.1 per 100,000 people — 9th highest (27,364 total tests)
> Positive test rate: 1% — the lowest
> Date of first known case: March 12, 2020
> Population density: 1.1 people per sq. mile — the lowest
> Total population: 737,438

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47. West Virginia
> COVID-19 infection rate as of May 10, 2020: 75.3 per 100,000 people (1,360 total cases)
> COVID-19 death rate as of May 10, 2020: 3.0 per 100,000 people — 6th lowest (54 total deaths)
> Testing rate as of May 10, 2020: 35.1 per 100,000 people — 11th highest (63,469 total tests)
> Positive test rate: 2% — 4th lowest
> Date of first known case: March 17, 2020
> Population density: 74.5 people per sq. mile — 22nd lowest
> Total population: 1.8 million

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46. Oregon
> COVID-19 infection rate as of May 10, 2020: 75.7 per 100,000 people (3,171 total cases)
> COVID-19 death rate as of May 10, 2020: 3.0 per 100,000 people — 8th lowest (127 total deaths)
> Testing rate as of May 10, 2020: 18.0 per 100,000 people — 7th lowest (75,450 total tests)
> Positive test rate: 4% — 7th lowest
> Date of first known case: Feb. 28, 2020
> Population density: 42.6 people per sq. mile — 13th lowest
> Total population: 4.2 million

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