Special Report

This Is the Most Dangerous State for COVID-19

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5. West Virginia
> Avg. daily cases per 100,000 (past 7 days): 65.12
> Avg. daily cases (past 7 days): 1,176.00 (25th lowest)
> 14-day change in avg new cases: -56.44% (16th lowest decline)
> Total COVID-19 cases: 487,446 (14th lowest)
> Total COVID-19 cases per 100,000: 26,993 (12th highest)

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4. Kentucky
> Avg. daily cases per 100,000 (past 7 days): 67.11
> Avg. daily cases (past 7 days): 2,998.86 (6th highest)
> 14-day change in avg new cases: -58.97% (18th lowest decline)
> Total COVID-19 cases: 1,270,258 (24th highest)
> Total COVID-19 cases per 100,000: 28,428 (7th highest)

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3. Montana
> Avg. daily cases per 100,000 (past 7 days): 73.64
> Avg. daily cases (past 7 days): 782.29 (19th lowest)
> 14-day change in avg new cases: -49.56% (8th lowest decline)
> Total COVID-19 cases: 265,177 (9th lowest)
> Total COVID-19 cases per 100,000: 24,962 (23rd highest)

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2. Idaho
> Avg. daily cases per 100,000 (past 7 days): 101.45
> Avg. daily cases (past 7 days): 1,779.71 (16th highest)
> 14-day change in avg new cases: -19.67% (the lowest decline)
> Total COVID-19 cases: 421,587 (12th lowest)
> Total COVID-19 cases per 100,000: 24,033 (22nd lowest)

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1. Maine
> Avg. daily cases per 100,000 (past 7 days): 205.45
> Avg. daily cases (past 7 days): 2,749.71 (8th highest)
> 14-day change in avg new cases: 164.72% (the highest increase)
> Total COVID-19 cases: 225,253 (3rd lowest)
> Total COVID-19 cases per 100,000: 16,830 (5th lowest)

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