COVID-19 Update: US and Global Cases, Deaths, and Recoveries as of November 17, 2020

November 17, 2020
Sydney Jennings
Sydney Jennings

US confirmed cases of COVID-19 have surpassed 11 million; global cases have reached 55 million. We summarize more of today's data from the Johns Hopkins COVID-19 interactive map.

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, November 17, 2020 at 10:27 AM, EDT, there have been:

• 11 214 231 confirmed cases
• 247 437 deaths
• 4 244 811 recoveries

The 5 states with the highest total confirmed cases are:

1. Texas: 1 067 085
2. California: 1 044 349
3. Florida: 889 864
4. Illinois: 585 248
5. New York: 563 690

Deaths: New York has the most deaths due to COVID-19 with 34 054 reported fatalities, followed by Texas with 20 032 deaths, and California with 18 306.

Recoveries: Texas leads in recoveries from COVID-19 with 875 521 people who have recovered, followed by North Carolina with 276 132 recoveries and Tennessee with 271 864.

Tests administered: California leads in number of persons tested with 21 068 894 people tested, followed by New York with 16 876 843 people tested, and Texas with 9 378 611 people tested.

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

Globally, there have been 55 204 949 confirmed cases, 1 330 299 deaths, and 35 490 309 recoveries.



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