COVID-19 Update: US and Global Cases, Deaths, and Recoveries as of October 7, 2020

October 7, 2020

How many cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed in the US? How many people have been tested? Get your daily COVID-19 update here.

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 7, 2020 at 10:23 AM, EDT, there have been:

• 7 504 116 confirmed cases
• 210 972 deaths
• 2 952 390 recoveries

The 5 states with the highest total confirmed cases are:

1. California: 838 869
2. Texas: 798 624
3. Florida: 720 125
4. New York: 466 908
5. Georgia: 324 650

Deaths: New York has the most deaths due to COVID-19 with 33 219 reported fatalities, followed by Texas with 16 539 deaths, and California with 16 269.

Recoveries: Texas leads in recoveries from COVID-19 with 687 277 people who have recovered, followed by North Carolina with 192 644 recoveries and Tennessee with 187 026.

Tests administered: California leads in number of persons tested with 15 430 421 people tested, followed by New York with 11 393 383 people tested, and Texas with 6 636 248 people tested.

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

Globally, there have been 35 882 378 confirmed cases, 1 051 138 deaths, and 25 014 233 recoveries.



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