Special Report

States Where COVID-19 Cases are Climbing Fastest

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46. Vermont
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week-over-week: -14.8 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending May 26: 32.6 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending May 19: 47.4 per 100,000 people
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of May 26: 19,449 per 100,000 people (total: 121,809)
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of May 26: 101 per 100,000 people (total: 630)
> Population: 626,299

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

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47. Nebraska
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week-over-week: -15.5 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending May 26: 11.8 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending May 19: 27.3 per 100,000 people
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of May 26: 25,159 per 100,000 people (total: 485,377)
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of May 26: 222 per 100,000 people (total: 4,275)
> Population: 1,929,268

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

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48. Colorado
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week-over-week: -18.8 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending May 26: 28.4 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending May 19: 47.2 per 100,000 people
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of May 26: 25,008 per 100,000 people (total: 1,424,350)
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of May 26: 220 per 100,000 people (total: 12,521)
> Population: 5,695,564

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

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49. Connecticut
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week-over-week: -34.2 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending May 26: 41.6 per 100,000 people
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending May 19: 75.9 per 100,000 people
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of May 26: 22,451 per 100,000 people (total: 802,106)
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of May 26: 306 per 100,000 people (total: 10,937)
> Population: 3,572,665

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

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50. North Carolina
> Change in daily avg. new COVID-19 cases week-over-week: N/A
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending May 26: N/A
> Avg. new daily cases for week ending May 19: 61.2 per 100,000 people
> Cumulative COVID-19 cases as of May 26: 26,174 per 100,000 people (total: 2,717,791)
> Cumulative COVID-19 deaths as of May 26: 237 per 100,000 people (total: 24,631)
> Population: 10,383,620

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

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