Special Report

States Where COVID-19 Cases Are Climbing Fastest

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21. Ohio
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week-over-week: 0.6 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending April 8: 16.2 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending April 1: 15.6 per 100,000 people
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of April 8: 8,801 per 100,000 people (total: 1,028,800)
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of April 8: 160 per 100,000 people (total: 18,744)
> Population: 11,689,442

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

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22. New Mexico
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week-over-week: 0.6 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending April 8: 9.5 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending April 1: 9.0 per 100,000 people
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of April 8: 9,200 per 100,000 people (total: 192,773)
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of April 8: 189 per 100,000 people (total: 3,960)
> Population: 2,095,428

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

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23. Hawaii
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week-over-week: 0.1 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending April 8: 6.7 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending April 1: 6.6 per 100,000 people
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of April 8: 2,063 per 100,000 people (total: 29,311)
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of April 8: 33 per 100,000 people (total: 464)
> Population: 1,420,491

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

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24. Tennessee
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week-over-week: 0.1 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending April 8: 15.8 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending April 1: 15.7 per 100,000 people
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of April 8: 12,083 per 100,000 people (total: 818,008)
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of April 8: 177 per 100,000 people (total: 11,967)
> Population: 6,770,010

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

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25. California
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week-over-week: 0.0 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending April 8: 6.3 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending April 1: 6.3 per 100,000 people
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of April 8: 9,060 per 100,000 people (total: 3,583,830)
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of April 8: 148 per 100,000 people (total: 58,541)
> Population: 39,557,045

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