COVID-19 Update: US and Global Cases, Deaths, and Recoveries as of October 23, 2020

October 23, 2020
Sydney Jennings
Sydney Jennings

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, October 23, 2020 at 4:24 PM, EDT, there have been:

• 8 468 802 confirmed cases
• 223 602 deaths
• 3 353 056 recoveries

The 5 states with the highest total confirmed cases are:

1. California: 894 606
2. Texas: 875 302
3. Florida: 771 780
4. New York: 491 771
5. Illinois: 368 740

Deaths: New York has the most deaths due to COVID-19 with 33 404 reported fatalities, followed by Texas with 17 750 deaths, and California with 17 270.

Recoveries: Texas leads in recoveries from COVID-19 with 744 283 people who have recovered, followed by North Carolina with 218 541 recoveries and Tennessee with 212 555.

Tests administered: California leads in number of persons tested with 17 358 770 people tested, followed by New York with 13 332 845 people tested, and Texas with 7 532 717 people tested.

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

Globally, there have been 42 020 333 confirmed cases, 1 140 953 deaths, and 28 426 266 recoveries.



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