Special Report

This Is the Deadliest State for COVID-19 Right Now

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40. Louisiana
> Avg. daily deaths per 100,000 (past 7 days): 0.06
> Avg. daily deaths (past 7 days): 2.9 (19th lowest)
> 14-day change in avg new deaths: -25.9% (12th lowest decline)
> Total COVID-19 deaths: 17,290 (20th highest)
> Total COVID-19 deaths per 100,000: 805,710 (23rd highest)

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39. South Carolina
> Avg. daily deaths per 100,000 (past 7 days): 0.06
> Avg. daily deaths (past 7 days): 3.1 (22nd lowest)
> 14-day change in avg new deaths: 0.0% (No data)
> Total COVID-19 deaths: 17,869 (19th highest)
> Total COVID-19 deaths per 100,000: 908,483 (20th highest)

38. New Hampshire
> Avg. daily deaths per 100,000 (past 7 days): 0.06
> Avg. daily deaths (past 7 days): 0.9 (8th lowest)
> 14-day change in avg new deaths: 0.0% (No data)
> Total COVID-19 deaths: 2,493 (7th lowest)
> Total COVID-19 deaths per 100,000: 33,816 (9th lowest)

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37. Virginia
> Avg. daily deaths per 100,000 (past 7 days): 0.07
> Avg. daily deaths (past 7 days): 5.7 (19th highest)
> 14-day change in avg new deaths: -58.3% (13th highest decline)
> Total COVID-19 deaths: 20,310 (17th highest)
> Total COVID-19 deaths per 100,000: 1,729,942 (14th highest)

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36. Illinois
> Avg. daily deaths per 100,000 (past 7 days): 0.07
> Avg. daily deaths (past 7 days): 8.6 (12th highest)
> 14-day change in avg new deaths: 46.3% (10th lowest increase)
> Total COVID-19 deaths: 37,994 (8th highest)
> Total COVID-19 deaths per 100,000: 4,840,846 (6th highest)

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