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

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46. Maine
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week-over-week: -9.2 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending April 29: 23.7 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending April 22: 33.0 per 100,000 people
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of April 29: 4,535 per 100,000 people (total: 60,691)
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of April 29: 58 per 100,000 people (total: 778)
> Population: 1,338,404

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

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47. Rhode Island
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week-over-week: -9.8 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending April 29: 25.2 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending April 22: 34.9 per 100,000 people
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of April 29: 13,924 per 100,000 people (total: 147,220)
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of April 29: 252 per 100,000 people (total: 2,664)
> Population: 1,057,315

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

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48. Delaware
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week-over-week: -10.0 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending April 29: 28.0 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending April 22: 38.0 per 100,000 people
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of April 29: 10,712 per 100,000 people (total: 103,603)
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of April 29: 167 per 100,000 people (total: 1,617)
> Population: 967,171

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

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49. New Jersey
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week-over-week: -12.5 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending April 29: 25.9 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending April 22: 38.4 per 100,000 people
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of April 29: 11,124 per 100,000 people (total: 991,010)
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of April 29: 286 per 100,000 people (total: 25,460)
> Population: 8,908,520

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

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50. Michigan
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week-over-week: -20.4 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending April 29: 48.6 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending April 22: 68.9 per 100,000 people
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of April 29: 9,238 per 100,000 people (total: 923,464)
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of April 29: 186 per 100,000 people (total: 18,563)
> Population: 9,995,915

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

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