COVID-19 Update: US and Global Cases, Deaths, and Recoveries as of September 8, 2020

September 8, 2020

Global confirmed cases of COVID-19 have surpassed 27 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 8, 2020 at 10:28 AM, EDT, there have been:

• 6 304 402 confirmed cases
• 189 236 deaths
• 2 333 551 recoveries

The 5 states with the highest total confirmed cases are:

1. California: 741 726
2. Texas: 659 357
3. Florida: 648 269
4. New York: 440 021
5. Georgia: 283 807

Deaths: New York has the most deaths due to COVID-19 with 33 002 reported fatalities, followed by New Jersey with 15 991 deaths, and California with 13 766.

Recoveries: Texas leads in recoveries from COVID-19 with 543 412 people who have recovered, followed by North Carolina with 156 652 recoveries and Louisiana with 134 432.

Tests administered: California leads in number of persons tested with 12 158 292 people tested, followed by New York with 8 855 109 people tested, and Texas with 5 320 999 people tested.

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

Globally, there have been 27 372 211 confirmed cases, 893 382 deaths, and 18 373 287 recoveries.



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