Special Report

States Where COVID-19 Cases Are Climbing Fastest

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45. Idaho
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week-over-week: 1.2 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending Nov. 18: 33.0 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending Nov. 11: 31.8 per 100,000 people
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Nov. 18: 17,170 per 100,000 people (total: 301,191)
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of Nov. 18: 216 per 100,000 people (total: 3,785)
> Population: 1,754,208

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

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44. Florida
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week-over-week: 2.1 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending Nov. 18: 7.8 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending Nov. 11: 5.7 per 100,000 people
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Nov. 18: 17,252 per 100,000 people (total: 3,674,581)
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of Nov. 18: 286 per 100,000 people (total: 60,846)
> Population: 21,299,325

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

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43. Louisiana
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week-over-week: 2.1 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending Nov. 18: 9.5 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending Nov. 11: 7.4 per 100,000 people
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Nov. 18: 16,433 per 100,000 people (total: 765,766)
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of Nov. 18: 316 per 100,000 people (total: 14,708)
> 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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42. Mississippi
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week-over-week: 3.6 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending Nov. 18: 12.4 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending Nov. 11: 8.8 per 100,000 people
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Nov. 18: 17,067 per 100,000 people (total: 509,717)
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of Nov. 18: 342 per 100,000 people (total: 10,215)
> Population: 2,986,530

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

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41. Oregon
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week-over-week: 3.6 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending Nov. 18: 22.5 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending Nov. 11: 19.0 per 100,000 people
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of Nov. 18: 9,088 per 100,000 people (total: 380,866)
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of Nov. 18: 116 per 100,000 people (total: 4,855)
> 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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