States in U.S. with more Covid Cases per 100,000 people

In recent weeks we have seen and read many graphs. Many of them talk about the absolute data of Covid-19. In this new in-depth study we will try to see the cases of Covid-19 for every 100 thousand inhabitants. A different way to see the data and understand where the Covid-19 cases are more based on the population. States in U.S. with more Covid Cases per 100000 people.

States in the U.S. with the highest number of cases every 100 thousand inhabitants

The 3 states by total number of Covid-19 cases in the U.S. are Texas, California and Florida. Texas is the state with the highest total number of cases, 917,000 followed by California with 914,000. In third place is Florida with 782,000. However, if we look at the 15 states of the U.S. with more cases per 100,000 inhabitants, the situation changes. Among the first 15, in fact, there is only Florida with a figure as of 26 October of 3555.74 cases per 100 thousand inhabitants. At the top of this statistic are North Dakota, South Dakota and Louisiana. North Dakota has more than 5000 cases of Covid-19 per 100 thousand inhabitants. South Dakota follows with 4400 and Louisiana with 3876.47. Florida which has, as we have seen, many total cases is eighth with 3555.74.

The map with all states for cases of Covid-19 every 100 thousand inhabitants

The evolution of Coronavirus cases per 100 thousand inhabitants is also interesting to see through the map below. As of October 26, the states colored black or tending to black are those in the chart above. However, it is interesting to note that the worsening of the cases has been constant and that today there are very few states with few cases, even per 100 thousand inhabitants. If until the first weeks the Covid-19 was located in the eastern part of the U.S. with the time it has developed in all the United States of America.

Data on Covid-19 in the U.S. updated to October 26th

But how many cases in total are there of Covid-19 in the USA? And how are they distributed among the different States?

The number of total cases in the U.S. is almost 9 million. Of these 231,129 are the victims since the beginning of the pandemic. The active cases in total to date are almost 3 million while the recovered are almost 6 million.

In the table below you can see the number of cases per state and per number of deaths. As we said Texas, California and Florida are the first 3 states for confirmed cases. These states are followed by Florida, New York and Illinois. Different discourse for deaths. The first state is New York with 33,523 followed by Texas with 17786. In third place is Caliofrnia with 17194 victims from Covid-19. The explanation of this diversity from total cases and victims can be explained as follows. New York was one of the first states to be hit by the pandemic. In a time of difficulty and novelty of the virus, it is possible that the way patients are treated has changed and improved over time.

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The video has been realized thanks to the data present on COVID-19 Map – Johns Hopkins Coronavirus Resource Center and Worldometers.

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