Special Report

States Where the Virus Is Spreading the Fastest

5. Delaware
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week over week: +9 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending Nov. 29: 48 per 100,000 people — 22nd fewest
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending Nov. 22: 39 per 100,000 people — 17th fewest
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Nov. 29: 3,645 per 100,000 people — 17th fewest (total: 35,251)
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of Nov. 29: 80 per 100,000 people — 19th most (total: 770)
> Population: 1.0 million

4. Arizona
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week over week: +13 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending Nov. 29: 53 per 100,000 people — 25th most
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending Nov. 22: 40 per 100,000 people — 19th fewest
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Nov. 29: 4,546 per 100,000 people — 25th most (total: 325,995)
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of Nov. 29: 93 per 100,000 people — 12th most (total: 6,634)
> Population: 7.2 million

3. Ohio
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week over week: +13 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending Nov. 29: 76 per 100,000 people — 19th most
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending Nov. 22: 62 per 100,000 people — 23rd most
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Nov. 29: 3,545 per 100,000 people — 16th fewest (total: 414,432)
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of Nov. 29: 55 per 100,000 people — 20th fewest (total: 6,399)
> Population: 11.7 million

2. New Mexico
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week over week: +15 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending Nov. 29: 107 per 100,000 people — 3rd most
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending Nov. 22: 92 per 100,000 people — 13th most
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Nov. 29: 4,554 per 100,000 people — 24th most (total: 95,417)
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of Nov. 29: 73 per 100,000 people — 23rd most (total: 1,540)
> Population: 2.1 million

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1. Nevada
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week over week: +18 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending Nov. 29: 77 per 100,000 people — 18th most
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending Nov. 22: 59 per 100,000 people — 25th most
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Nov. 29: 4,961 per 100,000 people — 20th most (total: 150,527)
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of Nov. 29: 70 per 100,000 people — 25th most (total: 2,136)
> Population: 3.0 million