Special Report

States With the Highest Number of COVID-19 Cases

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36. California
> Cumulative cases of COVID-19 as of April 22: 9,152 per 100,000 people (3,620,301 total cases)
> COVID-19 related deaths as of April 22: 151 per 100,000 people (59,804 total deaths)
> Avg. new daily cases in the last week: 5.7 per 100,000 people (total: 2,272)
> Population: 39,557,045

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

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35. North Carolina
> Cumulative cases of COVID-19 as of April 22: 9,154 per 100,000 people (950,566 total cases)
> COVID-19 related deaths as of April 22: 120 per 100,000 people (12,437 total deaths)
> Avg. new daily cases in the last week: 19.5 per 100,000 people (total: 2,020)
> Population: 10,383,620

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

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34. Connecticut
> Cumulative cases of COVID-19 as of April 22: 9,297 per 100,000 people (332,139 total cases)
> COVID-19 related deaths as of April 22: 224 per 100,000 people (8,020 total deaths)
> Avg. new daily cases in the last week: 25.8 per 100,000 people (total: 921)
> Population: 3,572,665

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

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33. Massachusetts
> Cumulative cases of COVID-19 as of April 22: 9,324 per 100,000 people (643,571 total cases)
> COVID-19 related deaths as of April 22: 251 per 100,000 people (17,346 total deaths)
> Avg. new daily cases in the last week: 22.8 per 100,000 people (total: 1,573)
> Population: 6,902,149

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

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32. New Mexico
> Cumulative cases of COVID-19 as of April 22: 9,335 per 100,000 people (195,615 total cases)
> COVID-19 related deaths as of April 22: 191 per 100,000 people (4,010 total deaths)
> Avg. new daily cases in the last week: 9.9 per 100,000 people (total: 207)
> Population: 2,095,428

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