COVID-19 Update: US and Global Cases, Deaths, and Recoveries as of January 29, 2021

January 29, 2021
Sydney Jennings

Associate Editor of Patient Care Online

Data from the Johns Hopkins COVID-19 interactive map on coronavirus cases, mortalities, recoveries, and more.

How many cases of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) have been confirmed in the US?

According to the Johns Hopkins COVID-19 interactive map, as of today, January 29, 2021 at 11:22 AM, EDT, there have been:

• 25 789 000 confirmed cases
• 433 622 deaths

The 5 states with the highest total confirmed cases are:

1. California: 3 274 182
2. Texas: 2 330 863
3. Florida: 1 687 594
4. New York: 1 382 855
5. Illinois: 1 116 372

Deaths: New York has the most deaths due to COVID-19 with 43 093 reported fatalities, followed by California with 39 607 deaths, and Texas with 36 293.

Recoveries: Texas leads in recoveries from COVID-19 with 1 894 564 people who have recovered, followed by Ohio with 764 480 recoveries and Tennessee with 672 110.

Tests administered: California leads in number of persons tested with 41 470 634 people tested, followed by New York with 31 378 817 people tested, and Florida with 18 765 200 people tested.

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

Globally, there have been 101 636 470 confirmed cases, 2 194 790 deaths, and 56 202 703 recoveries.


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