Special Report

States Where the Virus Is Spreading the Fastest

45. Nebraska
> 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: 101 per 100,000 people — 6th most
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending Nov. 22: 119 per 100,000 people — 5th most
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Nov. 29: 6,496 per 100,000 people — 5th most (total: 125,323)
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of Nov. 29: 51 per 100,000 people — 16th fewest (total: 989)
> Population: 1.9 million

44. Montana
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week over week: -16 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending Nov. 29: 98 per 100,000 people — 7th most
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending Nov. 22: 115 per 100,000 people — 7th most
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Nov. 29: 5,818 per 100,000 people — 7th most (total: 61,801)
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of Nov. 29: 63 per 100,000 people — 23rd fewest (total: 671)
> Population: 1.1 million

43. Tennessee
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week over week: -16 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending Nov. 29: 51 per 100,000 people — 23rd fewest
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending Nov. 22: 67 per 100,000 people — 21st most
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Nov. 29: 5,369 per 100,000 people — 12th most (total: 363,466)
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of Nov. 29: 67 per 100,000 people — 25th fewest (total: 4,541)
> Population: 6.8 million

42. Wyoming
> 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: 123 per 100,000 people — 2nd most
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending Nov. 22: 138 per 100,000 people — 2nd most
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Nov. 29: 5,623 per 100,000 people — 10th most (total: 32,489)
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of Nov. 29: 37 per 100,000 people — 8th fewest (total: 215)
> Population: 578,000

41. Illinois
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week over week: -12 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending Nov. 29: 82 per 100,000 people — 14th most
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending Nov. 22: 94 per 100,000 people — 10th most
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Nov. 29: 5,652 per 100,000 people — 9th most (total: 720,114)
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of Nov. 29: 101 per 100,000 people — 10th most (total: 12,882)
> Population: 12.7 million