Special Report

States Where the Virus Is Growing the Fastest Right Now

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30. Kentucky
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week over week: -0.3 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending June 22: 3.8 per 100,000 people – 17th fewest
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending June 15: 4.1 per 100,000 people — 19th fewest
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of June 22: 310 per 100,000 people — 12th fewest (total: 13,839)
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of June 22: 12 per 100,000 people — 18th fewest (total: 526)
> Population: 4.5 million
> Date of first known case: March 6, 2020

29. Wisconsin
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week over week: -0.2 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending June 22: 4.9 per 100,000 people – 25th fewest
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending June 15: 5.0 per 100,000 people — 25th fewest
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of June 22: 431 per 100,000 people — 18th fewest (total: 25,068)
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of June 22: 13 per 100,000 people — 21st fewest (total: 745)
> Population: 5.8 million
> Date of first known case: Feb. 5, 2020

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28. Indiana
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week over week: -0.2 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending June 22: 5.5 per 100,000 people – 25th most
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending June 15: 5.6 per 100,000 people — 25th most
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of June 22: 637 per 100,000 people — 18th most (total: 42,633)
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of June 22: 35 per 100,000 people — 12th most (total: 2,363)
> Population: 6.7 million
> Date of first known case: March 6, 2020

27. Alaska
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week over week: -0.1 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending June 22: 1.9 per 100,000 people – 5th fewest
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending June 15: 2.0 per 100,000 people — 6th fewest
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of June 22: 103 per 100,000 people — 3rd fewest (total: 761)
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of June 22: 2 per 100,000 people — 2nd fewest (total: 12)
> Population: 737,438
> Date of first known case: March 12, 2020

26. Colorado
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week over week: +0.0 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending June 22: 3.2 per 100,000 people – 10th fewest
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending June 15: 3.2 per 100,000 people — 14th fewest
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of June 22: 539 per 100,000 people — 23rd most (total: 30,705)
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of June 22: 29 per 100,000 people — 14th most (total: 1,651)
> Population: 5.7 million
> Date of first known case: March 5, 2020