COVID-19 Update: Surge across 14 US States

June 11, 2020
Sydney Jennings
Sydney Jennings

Over 2 million cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed in the US, with 14 states recording their highest 7-day average of new COVID-19 infections.

Cases of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) have spiked in 14 states and Puerto Rico since the beginning of June, according to data tracked by The Washington Post. Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Florida, Kentucky, New Mexico, North Carolina, Mississippi, Oregon, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, and Utah reported their highest 7-day average of new COVID-19 cases since the start of the pandemic.

How many cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed in the US?

According to the Johns Hopkins COVID-19 interactive map, as of today, June 11, 2020 at 3:38 PM, there have been:

• 2 013 940 confirmed cases
• 113 467 deaths
• 533 504 recoveries

The 5 states with the highest total confirmed cases are:

1. New York: 380 892
2. New Jersey: 165 816
3. California: 139 865
4. Illinois: 129 837
5. Massachusetts: 104 156

New York has the most deaths due to COVID-19 with 30 575 reported fatalities, followed by New Jersey with 12 443 deaths, and Massachusetts with 7454.

New York also leads in recoveries from COVID-19 with 68 019 people who have recovered, followed by New Jersey with 28 207 recoveries and Pennsylvania with 54 560.

New York also leads in number of patients tested with 2 668 166 people tested, followed by California with 2 540 798 people tested, and Florida with 1 279 023 people tested.

How many cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed globally?

Globally, there have been 7 440 350 confirmed cases, 418 392 deaths, and 3 506 297 recoveries.

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