Special Report

States Where COVID-19 Cases Are Climbing Fastest

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11. Vermont
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week-over-week: 2.0 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending April 8: 28.8 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending April 1: 26.8 per 100,000 people
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of April 8: 3,253 per 100,000 people (total: 20,373)
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of April 8: 37 per 100,000 people (total: 229)
> Population: 626,299

These are all the counties in Vermont where COVID-19 is slowing (and where it’s still getting worse).

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12. Montana
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week-over-week: 1.9 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending April 8: 13.6 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending April 1: 11.7 per 100,000 people
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of April 8: 9,916 per 100,000 people (total: 105,333)
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of April 8: 139 per 100,000 people (total: 1,477)
> Population: 1,062,305

These are all the counties in Montana where COVID-19 is slowing (and where it’s still getting worse).

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13. Oregon
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week-over-week: 1.8 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending April 8: 10.5 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending April 1: 8.7 per 100,000 people
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of April 8: 4,001 per 100,000 people (total: 167,658)
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of April 8: 58 per 100,000 people (total: 2,427)
> Population: 4,190,713

These are all the counties in Oregon where COVID-19 is slowing (and where it’s still getting worse).

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14. Florida
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week-over-week: 1.5 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending April 8: 25.0 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending April 1: 23.6 per 100,000 people
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of April 8: 9,632 per 100,000 people (total: 2,051,647)
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of April 8: 159 per 100,000 people (total: 33,780)
> Population: 21,299,325

These are all the counties in Florida where COVID-19 is slowing (and where it’s still getting worse).

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15. Washington
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week-over-week: 1.4 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending April 8: 14.1 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending April 1: 12.7 per 100,000 people
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of April 8: 4,919 per 100,000 people (total: 370,652)
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of April 8: 70 per 100,000 people (total: 5,299)
> Population: 7,535,591

These are all the counties in Washington where COVID-19 is slowing (and where it’s still getting worse).