Special Report

States With the Highest Number of COVID-19 Cases

10. Nebraska
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases as of June 1: 744 per 100,000 people (14,345 total cases)
> COVID-19 related deaths as of June 1: 9 per 100,000 people — 19th fewest (178 total deaths)
> Tests completed as of June 1: 5,524 per 100,000 people — 16th most (106,570 total tests)
> Positive test rate: 13.5% — 10th highest
> Date of first known case: 2/17/2020
> Total population: 1,929,268

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9. Louisiana
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases as of June 1: 866 per 100,000 people (40,341 total cases)
> COVID-19 related deaths as of June 1: 58 per 100,000 people — 6th most (2,690 total deaths)
> Tests completed as of June 1: 8,313 per 100,000 people — 7th most (387,370 total tests)
> Positive test rate: 10.4% — 16th highest
> Date of first known case: 3/9/2020
> Total population: 4,659,978

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8. Maryland
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases as of June 1: 883 per 100,000 people (53,327 total cases)
> COVID-19 related deaths as of June 1: 42 per 100,000 people — 10th most (2,552 total deaths)
> Tests completed as of June 1: 5,109 per 100,000 people — 21st most (308,730 total tests)
> Positive test rate: 17.3% — 3rd highest
> Date of first known case: 3/5/2020
> Total population: 6,042,718

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7. Illinois
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases as of June 1: 952 per 100,000 people (121,234 total cases)
> COVID-19 related deaths as of June 1: 42 per 100,000 people — 9th most (5,412 total deaths)
> Tests completed as of June 1: 7,207 per 100,000 people — 10th most (918,273 total tests)
> Positive test rate: 13.2% — 11th highest
> Date of first known case: 1/24/2020
> Total population: 12,741,080

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6. Delaware
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases as of June 1: 993 per 100,000 people (9,605 total cases)
> COVID-19 related deaths as of June 1: 38 per 100,000 people — 11th most (368 total deaths)
> Tests completed as of June 1: 6,457 per 100,000 people — 13th most (62,447 total tests)
> Positive test rate: 15.4% — 7th highest
> Date of first known case: 3/11/2020
> Total population: 967,171

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