Special Report

2 States Saw a COVID-19 Spike This Week. Here's What's Happening.

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1. Oregon
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week-over-week: 3.8 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending April 29: 20.1 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending April 22: 16.2 per 100,000 people
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of April 29: 4,344 per 100,000 people (total: 182,040)
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of April 29: 59 per 100,000 people (total: 2,488)
> 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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2. Missouri
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week-over-week: 2.4 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending April 29: 10.6 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending April 22: 8.1 per 100,000 people
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of April 29: 9,521 per 100,000 people (total: 583,274)
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of April 29: 143 per 100,000 people (total: 8,737)
> 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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3. Colorado
> 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 29: 30.7 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending April 22: 28.9 per 100,000 people
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of April 29: 8,871 per 100,000 people (total: 505,268)
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of April 29: 110 per 100,000 people (total: 6,264)
> Population: 5,695,564

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

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4. Arizona
> 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 29: 10.0 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending April 22: 8.6 per 100,000 people
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of April 29: 11,994 per 100,000 people (total: 860,169)
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of April 29: 241 per 100,000 people (total: 17,276)
> Population: 7,171,646

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

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5. Wyoming
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week-over-week: 1.0 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending April 29: 10.6 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending April 22: 9.5 per 100,000 people
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of April 29: 10,019 per 100,000 people (total: 57,883)
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of April 29: 122 per 100,000 people (total: 707)
> Population: 577,737

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