Archive for May 18th, 2020

COVID’s Impact: Geographically concentrated in only 30 US counties…

May 18, 2020

Great analysis from the researchers at the Heritage Foundation
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The spread of COVID-19 has been extremely concentrated in a small number of states — and among a small number of counties within all states.

To date, 10 states accounted for nearly 75% of all deaths (but only 52% of the population).

Together, New York and New Jersey (9% of the U.S. population) alone account for 44% of total COVID-19 deaths.

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And, the  COVID-19 impact is even more concentrated than the state-level data indicate…

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May-18 Key NATIONAL Data

May 18, 2020

Caution: Under-reporting has been common on weekends, catching-up” on Mon & Tues

865 Daily New Deaths Worldometer
> 7-day average 1,456 

366 NY+NJ+CT 42% of US Total

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See: How will we know when we’ve turned the COVID-19 corner?

Cumulative Deaths 
90,975
Worldometer
42,099 NY+NJ+CT 46% of US Total

IHME Model Cumulative US Death Projection:
147,040 by Aug. 4  Rev. UP 9,856 on 5/12

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click to see Key STATES Data and  C-19 Data Reference Guide: ALL STATES
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May 18: C-19 Key STATES Data

May 18, 2020

STATE DEATHS  Worldometer

  • Total US Deaths = 90,978  276 per Million
  • NY+NJ+CT = 42,099  47% of US Total
       NY+NJ+CT = 10% U.S. Population
  • Top 12 Total = 72,963 80% of US Total
      Top 12 Average = 474 Deaths per Million
      Top 12 = 48% of U.S. Population
  • Bottom 39 Average = 102 Deaths/Million

State-by-State Data – Top 12

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 C-19 Data Reference Guide: ALL STATES

Flattening the COVID-19 curve

How will we know when we’ve turned the COVID-19 corner?