Special Report

States Where the Virus Is Growing the Fastest Right Now

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35. South Dakota
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week over week: -0.5 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending June 22: 7.0 per 100,000 people – 18th most
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending June 15: 7.5 per 100,000 people — 13th most
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of June 22: 717 per 100,000 people — 14th most (total: 6,326)
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of June 22: 9 per 100,000 people — 15th fewest (total: 81)
> Population: 882,235
> Date of first known case: March 10, 2020

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34. Pennsylvania
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week over week: -0.5 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending June 22: 3.3 per 100,000 people – 11th fewest
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending June 15: 3.8 per 100,000 people — 16th fewest
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of June 22: 642 per 100,000 people — 17th most (total: 82,186)
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of June 22: 50 per 100,000 people — 10th most (total: 6,426)
> Population: 12.8 million
> Date of first known case: March 6, 2020

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33. Maine
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week over week: -0.4 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending June 22: 2.0 per 100,000 people – 6th fewest
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending June 15: 2.5 per 100,000 people — 8th fewest
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of June 22: 222 per 100,000 people — 8th fewest (total: 2,971)
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of June 22: 8 per 100,000 people — 10th fewest (total: 102)
> Population: 1.3 million
> Date of first known case: March 12, 2020

32. Nebraska
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week over week: -0.4 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending June 22: 8.2 per 100,000 people – 16th most
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending June 15: 8.6 per 100,000 people — 12th most
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of June 22: 923 per 100,000 people — 10th most (total: 17,810)
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of June 22: 13 per 100,000 people — 20th fewest (total: 244)
> Population: 1.9 million
> Date of first known case: Feb. 17, 2020

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31. New York
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week over week: -0.4 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending June 22: 3.7 per 100,000 people – 15th fewest
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending June 15: 4.1 per 100,000 people — 18th fewest
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of June 22: 1,988 per 100,000 people — the most (total: 388,488)
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of June 22: 127 per 100,000 people — 2nd most (total: 24,739)
> Population: 19.5 million
> Date of first known case: March 1, 2020