Special Report

States Where the Virus Is Growing the Fastest

35. 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 July 6: 8.0 per 100,000 people – 22nd most
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending June 29: 7.6 per 100,000 people — 18th most
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of July 6: 1,033 per 100,000 people — 12th most (total: 19,929)
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of July 6: 15 per 100,000 people — 21st fewest (total: 284)
> Population: 1.9 million
> Date of first known case: Feb. 17, 2020

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34. Maryland
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week over week: +0.4 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending July 6: 6.4 per 100,000 people – 24th fewest
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending June 29: 6.0 per 100,000 people — 25th fewest
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of July 6: 1,157 per 100,000 people — 9th most (total: 69,904)
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of July 6: 54 per 100,000 people — 9th most (total: 3,246)
> Population: 6.0 million
> Date of first known case: March 5, 2020

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33. Illinois
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week over week: +0.6 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending July 6: 5.9 per 100,000 people – 22nd fewest
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending June 29: 5.3 per 100,000 people — 21st fewest
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of July 6: 1,156 per 100,000 people — 10th most (total: 147,251)
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of July 6: 55 per 100,000 people — 8th most (total: 7,020)
> Population: 12.7 million
> Date of first known case: Jan. 24, 2020

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32. Colorado
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week over week: +0.6 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending July 6: 4.4 per 100,000 people – 16th fewest
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending June 29: 3.8 per 100,000 people — 14th fewest
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of July 6: 598 per 100,000 people — 19th fewest (total: 34,065)
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of July 6: 30 per 100,000 people — 14th most (total: 1,701)
> Population: 5.7 million
> Date of first known case: March 5, 2020

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31. Indiana
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week over week: +0.7 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending July 6: 5.7 per 100,000 people – 21st fewest
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending June 29: 5.0 per 100,000 people — 20th fewest
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of July 6: 709 per 100,000 people — 25th most (total: 47,432)
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of July 6: 37 per 100,000 people — 12th most (total: 2,494)
> Population: 6.7 million
> Date of first known case: March 6, 2020

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