Special Report

States With the Highest Number of COVID-19 Cases

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5. Arizona
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases as of July 6: 1,414 per 100,000 people (101,441 total cases)
> COVID-19 related deaths as of July 6: 25 per 100,000 people — 18th most (1,810 total deaths)
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending July 6: 46 per 100,000 people — the most
> Tests completed as of July 6: 8,608 per 100,000 people — 15th fewest (617,343 total tests)
> Positive test rate: 16.4% — the highest
> Date of first known case: 1/26/2020
> Total population: 7,171,646

4. Massachusetts
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases as of July 6: 1,596 per 100,000 people (110,137 total cases)
> COVID-19 related deaths as of July 6: 119 per 100,000 people — 4th most (8,198 total deaths)
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending July 6: 3 per 100,000 people — 7th fewest
> Tests completed as of July 6: 12,952 per 100,000 people — 12th most (893,939 total tests)
> Positive test rate: 12.3% — 2nd highest
> Date of first known case: 2/1/2020
> Total population: 6,902,149

3. Rhode Island
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases as of July 6: 1,607 per 100,000 people (16,991 total cases)
> COVID-19 related deaths as of July 6: 91 per 100,000 people — 5th most (960 total deaths)
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending July 6: 4 per 100,000 people — 13th fewest
> Tests completed as of July 6: 23,735 per 100,000 people — the most (250,954 total tests)
> Positive test rate: 6.8% — 24th lowest
> Date of first known case: 3/1/2020
> Total population: 1,057,315

2. New Jersey
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases as of July 6: 1,946 per 100,000 people (173,402 total cases)
> COVID-19 related deaths as of July 6: 171 per 100,000 people — the most (15,211 total deaths)
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending July 6: 3 per 100,000 people — 10th fewest
> Tests completed as of July 6: 17,227 per 100,000 people — 4th most (1,534,640 total tests)
> Positive test rate: 11.3% — 4th highest
> Date of first known case: 3/4/2020
> Total population: 8,908,520

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1. New York
> Confirmed COVID-19 cases as of July 6: 2,032 per 100,000 people (397,131 total cases)
> COVID-19 related deaths as of July 6: 127 per 100,000 people — 2nd most (24,904 total deaths)
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending July 6: 3 per 100,000 people — 9th fewest
> Tests completed as of July 6: 21,665 per 100,000 people — 2nd most (4,233,803 total tests)
> Positive test rate: 9.4% — 12th highest
> Date of first known case: 3/1/2020
> Total population: 19,542,209