Special Report

This Is the Worst COVID-19 Hotspot in Amerca

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Alabama: Covington County
> Avg. new daily cases in Covington County in week ending Jul 15, 2021: 13.4 per 100,000
> Cumulative confirmed COVID-19 cases in Covington County as of Jul 15, 2021: 4,338 (11,614.1 per 100,000)
> Cumulative confirmed COVID-19 deaths in Covington County as of Jul 15, 2021: 125 (334.7 per 100,000)
> Population: 37,351
> Largest place in Covington County: Andalusia

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

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Alaska: Sitka City and Borough
> Avg. new daily cases in Sitka City and Borough in week ending Jul 15, 2021: 15.2 per 100,000
> Cumulative confirmed COVID-19 cases in Sitka City and Borough as of Jul 15, 2021: 390 (4,463.3 per 100,000)
> Cumulative confirmed COVID-19 deaths in Sitka City and Borough as of Jul 15, 2021: 2 (22.9 per 100,000)
> Population: 8,738
> Largest place in Sitka City and Borough: Sitka

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

Arizona: Mohave County
> Avg. new daily cases in Mohave County in week ending Jul 15, 2021: 14.2 per 100,000
> Cumulative confirmed COVID-19 cases in Mohave County as of Jul 15, 2021: 24,013 (11,653.2 per 100,000)
> Cumulative confirmed COVID-19 deaths in Mohave County as of Jul 15, 2021: 759 (368.3 per 100,000)
> Population: 206,064
> Largest place in Mohave County: Lake Havasu City

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

Arkansas: Dallas County
> Avg. new daily cases in Dallas County in week ending Jul 15, 2021: 73.6 per 100,000
> Cumulative confirmed COVID-19 cases in Dallas County as of Jul 15, 2021: 828 (11,141.0 per 100,000)
> Cumulative confirmed COVID-19 deaths in Dallas County as of Jul 15, 2021: 16 (215.3 per 100,000)
> Population: 7,432
> Largest place in Dallas County: Fordyce

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

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California: Lake County
> Avg. new daily cases in Lake County in week ending Jul 15, 2021: 12.6 per 100,000
> Cumulative confirmed COVID-19 cases in Lake County as of Jul 15, 2021: 3,659 (5,704.0 per 100,000)
> Cumulative confirmed COVID-19 deaths in Lake County as of Jul 15, 2021: 63 (98.2 per 100,000)
> Population: 64,148
> Largest place in Lake County: Clearlake

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