Special Report

States With The Highest Number Of COVID-19 Cases

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30. Utah
> COVID-19 infection rate as of May 10, 2020: 193.1 per 100,000 people (6,103 total cases)
> COVID-19 death rate as of May 10, 2020: 2.1 per 100,000 people — 5th lowest (66 total deaths)
> Testing rate as of May 10, 2020: 45.3 per 100,000 people — 7th highest (143,294 total tests)
> Positive test rate: 4% — 8th lowest
> Date of first known case: Feb. 25, 2020
> Population density: 37.2 people per sq. mile — 11th lowest
> Total population: 3.2 million

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29. North Dakota
> COVID-19 infection rate as of May 10, 2020: 196.2 per 100,000 people (1,491 total cases)
> COVID-19 death rate as of May 10, 2020: 4.6 per 100,000 people — 13th lowest (35 total deaths)
> Testing rate as of May 10, 2020: 59.0 per 100,000 people — 3rd highest (44,869 total tests)
> Positive test rate: 3% — 5th lowest
> Date of first known case: March 11, 2020
> Population density: 10.8 people per sq. mile — 4th lowest
> Total population: 760,077

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28. Nevada
> COVID-19 infection rate as of May 10, 2020: 199.3 per 100,000 people (6,049 total cases)
> COVID-19 death rate as of May 10, 2020: 10.1 per 100,000 people — 19th highest (306 total deaths)
> Testing rate as of May 10, 2020: 18.5 per 100,000 people — 10th lowest (56,132 total tests)
> Positive test rate: 11% — 21st highest
> Date of first known case: March 5, 2020
> Population density: 27.4 people per sq. mile — 9th lowest
> Total population: 3.0 million

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27. Minnesota
> COVID-19 infection rate as of May 10, 2020: 200.9 per 100,000 people (11,271 total cases)
> COVID-19 death rate as of May 10, 2020: 10.3 per 100,000 people — 18th highest (578 total deaths)
> Testing rate as of May 10, 2020: 19.8 per 100,000 people — 15th lowest (111,088 total tests)
> Positive test rate: 10% — 23rd highest
> Date of first known case: March 6, 2020
> Population density: 64.5 people per sq. mile — 20th lowest
> Total population: 5.6 million

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26. Alabama
> COVID-19 infection rate as of May 10, 2020: 202.3 per 100,000 people (9,889 total cases)
> COVID-19 death rate as of May 10, 2020: 8.0 per 100,000 people — 25th lowest (393 total deaths)
> Testing rate as of May 10, 2020: 26.3 per 100,000 people — 20th highest (128,506 total tests)
> Positive test rate: 8% — 21st lowest
> Date of first known case: March 13, 2020
> Population density: 93.2 people per sq. mile — 25th highest
> Total population: 4.9 million

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