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States Where Interest In Working From Home Is Rising the Fastest

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5. Florida
> Increase in interest two years after COVID-19: 41.5%
> Population, 2020: 21,216,924 — 3rd highest
> Avg new daily COVID-19 cases as of Aug 14, 2022: 6,901,581 — 3rd highest
> All-time total COVID-19 cases as of Aug 14, 2022: 7,946.86 — 3rd highest

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4. Tennessee
> Increase in interest two years after COVID-19: 41.6%
> Population, 2020: 6,772,268 — 16th highest
> Avg new daily COVID-19 cases as of Aug 14, 2022: 2,231,854 — 12th highest
> All-time total COVID-19 cases as of Aug 14, 2022: 2,518.29 — 14th highest

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3. Georgia
> Increase in interest two years after COVID-19: 45.6%
> Population, 2020: 10,516,579 — 8th highest
> Avg new daily COVID-19 cases as of Aug 14, 2022: 2,803,517 — 9th highest
> All-time total COVID-19 cases as of Aug 14, 2022: 3,562.43 — 9th highest

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2. South Carolina
> Increase in interest two years after COVID-19: 48.9%
> Population, 2020: 5,091,517 — 23rd highest
> Avg new daily COVID-19 cases as of Aug 14, 2022: 1,637,108 — 19th highest
> All-time total COVID-19 cases as of Aug 14, 2022: 4,563.29 — 5th highest

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1. North Carolina
> Increase in interest two years after COVID-19: 51.6%
> Population, 2020: 10,386,227 — 9th highest
> Avg new daily COVID-19 cases as of Aug 14, 2022: 3,050,540 — 7th highest
> All-time total COVID-19 cases as of Aug 14, 2022: 4,048.00 — 6th highest

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