Special Report

States With the Highest Number of COVID-19 Cases

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31. Missouri
> Cumulative cases of COVID-19 as of April 22: 9,447 per 100,000 people (578,739 total cases)
> COVID-19 related deaths as of April 22: 142 per 100,000 people (8,689 total deaths)
> Avg. new daily cases in the last week: 8.1 per 100,000 people (total: 498)
> Population: 6,126,452

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

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30. Louisiana
> Cumulative cases of COVID-19 as of April 22: 9,736 per 100,000 people (453,711 total cases)
> COVID-19 related deaths as of April 22: 221 per 100,000 people (10,306 total deaths)
> Avg. new daily cases in the last week: 10.5 per 100,000 people (total: 490)
> Population: 4,659,978

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

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29. Kentucky
> Cumulative cases of COVID-19 as of April 22: 9,805 per 100,000 people (438,147 total cases)
> COVID-19 related deaths as of April 22: 142 per 100,000 people (6,360 total deaths)
> Avg. new daily cases in the last week: 12.8 per 100,000 people (total: 571)
> Population: 4,468,402

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

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28. Texas
> Cumulative cases of COVID-19 as of April 22: 9,926 per 100,000 people (2,848,820 total cases)
> COVID-19 related deaths as of April 22: 170 per 100,000 people (48,677 total deaths)
> Avg. new daily cases in the last week: 11.0 per 100,000 people (total: 3,145)
> Population: 28,701,845

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

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27. Wyoming
> Cumulative cases of COVID-19 as of April 22: 9,945 per 100,000 people (57,456 total cases)
> COVID-19 related deaths as of April 22: 122 per 100,000 people (705 total deaths)
> Avg. new daily cases in the last week: 9.5 per 100,000 people (total: 55)
> Population: 577,737

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