Special Report

This Is the Deadliest State for COVID-19 Right Now

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5. Kansas
> Avg. daily deaths per 100,000 (past 7 days): 0.27
> Avg. daily deaths (past 7 days): 8.0 (14th highest)
> 14-day change in avg new deaths: -23.3% (11th lowest decline)
> Total COVID-19 deaths: 8,691 (18th lowest)
> Total COVID-19 deaths per 100,000: 253,039 (17th lowest)

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4. Alaska
> Avg. daily deaths per 100,000 (past 7 days): 0.29
> Avg. daily deaths (past 7 days): 2.1 (17th lowest)
> 14-day change in avg new deaths: 275.0% (4th highest increase)
> Total COVID-19 deaths: 1,235 (2nd lowest)
> Total COVID-19 deaths per 100,000: 9,107 (2nd lowest)

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3. Maine
> Avg. daily deaths per 100,000 (past 7 days): 0.30
> Avg. daily deaths (past 7 days): 4.0 (24th lowest)
> 14-day change in avg new deaths: 600.0% (2nd highest increase)
> Total COVID-19 deaths: 2,332 (6th lowest)
> Total COVID-19 deaths per 100,000: 31,212 (8th lowest)

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2. New Mexico
> Avg. daily deaths per 100,000 (past 7 days): 0.40
> Avg. daily deaths (past 7 days): 8.3 (13th highest)
> 14-day change in avg new deaths: 87.1% (8th highest increase)
> Total COVID-19 deaths: 7,594 (17th lowest)
> Total COVID-19 deaths per 100,000: 159,127 (16th lowest)

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1. Kentucky
> Avg. daily deaths per 100,000 (past 7 days): 0.47
> Avg. daily deaths (past 7 days): 21.1 (2nd highest)
> 14-day change in avg new deaths: 10.4% (2nd lowest increase)
> Total COVID-19 deaths: 15,786 (21st highest)
> Total COVID-19 deaths per 100,000: 705,382 (25th lowest)

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