COVID-19 Update: US and Global Cases, Deaths, and Recoveries as of September 22, 2020

September 22, 2020

Global confirmed cases of COVID-19 have surpassed 31 million. We summarize more of today's global and US 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, September 22, 2020 at 10:23 AM, EDT, there have been:

• 6 859 117 confirmed cases
• 199 911 deaths
• 2 615 949 recoveries

The 5 states with the highest total confirmed cases are:

1. California: 790 916
2. Texas: 734 778
3. Florida: 685 439
4. New York: 450 473
5. Georgia: 307 339

Deaths: New York has the most deaths due to COVID-19 with 33 092 reported fatalities, followed by New Jersey with 16 069 deaths, and Texas with 15 127.

Recoveries: Texas leads in recoveries from COVID-19 with 611 856 people who have recovered, followed by North Carolina with 176 422 recoveries and Tennessee with 166 674.

Tests administered: California leads in number of persons tested with 13 672 782 people tested, followed by New York with 9 980 765 people tested, and Texas with 5 622 498 people tested.

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

Globally, there have been 31 361 979 confirmed cases, 965 642 deaths, and 21 528 674 recoveries.



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