Special Report

States Where the Virus Is Growing the Fastest Right Now

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40. Minnesota
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week over week: -1.1 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending June 22: 6.1 per 100,000 people – 21st most
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending June 15: 7.1 per 100,000 people — 16th most
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of June 22: 592 per 100,000 people — 21st most (total: 33,227)
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of June 22: 25 per 100,000 people — 17th most (total: 1,384)
> Population: 5.6 million
> Date of first known case: March 6, 2020

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39. New Jersey
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week over week: -1.0 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending June 22: 3.8 per 100,000 people – 16th fewest
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending June 15: 4.7 per 100,000 people — 22nd fewest
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of June 22: 1,902 per 100,000 people — 2nd most (total: 169,415)
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of June 22: 145 per 100,000 people — the most (total: 12,895)
> Population: 8.9 million
> Date of first known case: March 4, 2020

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38. New Mexico
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week over week: -0.8 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending June 22: 5.5 per 100,000 people – 24th most
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending June 15: 6.3 per 100,000 people — 21st most
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of June 22: 510 per 100,000 people — 24th fewest (total: 10,694)
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of June 22: 22 per 100,000 people — 19th most (total: 469)
> Population: 2.1 million
> Date of first known case: March 11, 2020

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37. New Hampshire
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week over week: -0.7 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending June 22: 2.4 per 100,000 people – 8th fewest
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending June 15: 3.2 per 100,000 people — 12th fewest
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of June 22: 410 per 100,000 people — 16th fewest (total: 5,558)
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of June 22: 25 per 100,000 people — 16th most (total: 339)
> Population: 1.4 million
> Date of first known case: March 2, 2020

36. North Dakota
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week over week: -0.7 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending June 22: 4.0 per 100,000 people – 18th fewest
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending June 15: 4.7 per 100,000 people — 20th fewest
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of June 22: 436 per 100,000 people — 19th fewest (total: 3,313)
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of June 22: 10 per 100,000 people — 17th fewest (total: 77)
> Population: 760,077
> Date of first known case: March 11, 2020