COVID-19 Update: US and Global Cases, Deaths, and Recoveries as of October 6, 2020

October 6, 2020

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 6, 2020 at 9:23 AM, EDT, there have been:

• 7 459 146 confirmed cases
• 210 195 deaths
• 2 935 142 recoveries

The 5 states with the highest total confirmed cases are:

1. California: 836 152
2. Texas: 794 319
3. Florida: 717 874
4. New York: 465 515
5. Georgia: 323 714

Deaths: New York has the most deaths due to COVID-19 with 33 214 reported fatalities, followed by Texas with 16 437 deaths, and California with 16 181.

Recoveries: Texas leads in recoveries from COVID-19 with 683 700 people who have recovered, followed by North Carolina with 192 644 recoveries and Tennessee with 185 221.

Tests administered: California leads in number of persons tested with 15 301 681 people tested, followed by New York with 11 297 024 people tested, and Texas with 6 571 677 people tested.

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

Globally, there have been 35 536 634 confirmed cases, 1 044 949 deaths, and 24 785 728 recoveries.



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