Cases

Confirmed Cases Deaths†
6,726,353
+1,686 Today
+49,614 Yesterday
198,603
+14 Today
+948 Yesterday

Last Updated: 9/19/2020, 05:31 PDT

New U.S. Cases

September 18
+49,614
Trend
Rising

New U.S. Deaths

September 18
+948
Trend
Rising

Total U.S. Cases

Confirmed cases
6,726,353
Deaths
198,603

Tests

Positive-Test Rate
5.2%

State Trends

Rising
27
Falling
4
Flat
19

Total State Cases

>100,000 50,001-100,000 20,001-50,000 5,001-20,000 1-5,000

Reopening Status Map

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By State

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More than 50% increase in 7-day average of new cases, compared with one week ago
10-50% increase in 7-day average of new cases, compared with one week ago
State/Territory Confirmed New cases yesterday Deaths
California 780,225 4,546 14,912
Wisconsin 97,279 3,460 1,238
Texas 704,563 3,213 14,951
Florida 677,660 3,204 13,225
Tennessee 180,497 2,357 2,196
Illinois 272,517 2,223 8,647
Georgia 302,854 1,951 6,536
Missouri 111,390 1,833 1,810
Iowa 78,839 1,635 1,264
North Carolina 190,973 1,397 3,207
Arizona 212,942 1,282 5,451
Oklahoma 74,567 1,249 939
Virginia 138,605 1,238 2,947
Utah 61,775 1,117 437
Alabama 142,863 1,106 2,428
Minnesota 87,807 1,085 2,002
Indiana 109,683 1,037 3,495
Ohio 142,596 1,011 4,608
Louisiana 160,283 979 5,342
Kansas 52,125 961 594
South Carolina 136,318 872 3,177
Arkansas 74,082 871 1,173
Puerto Rico 40,993 817 605
New York 448,052 790 33,085
Michigan 127,500 778 6,954
Kentucky 60,128 758 1,101
Pennsylvania 153,522 747 7,921
Colorado 63,730 605 2,009
Maryland 119,062 543 3,869
North Dakota 17,607 507 192
Nevada 75,096 501 1,524
Mississippi 92,432 497 2,792
New Jersey 198,848 487 16,061
Idaho 36,959 470 438
Nebraska 40,387 466 442
Massachusetts 126,582 454 9,269
Washington 81,602 404 2,037
South Dakota 18,075 389 195
Oregon 30,342 282 521
West Virginia 13,685 251 300
Montana 9,871 224 146
New Mexico 27,350 151 841
Connecticut 55,527 141 4,492
Rhode Island 23,620 132 1,088
Hawaii 11,217 112 120
Alaska 6,644 107 45
Wyoming 4,747 95 49
New Hampshire 7,861 80 438
District of Columbia 14,852 62 619
Delaware 19,366 48 620
Maine 5,002 40 138
Guam 2,074 29 31
Virgin Islands 1,257 19 19
Vermont 1,706 1 58
Grand Princess 103 0 3
Northern Mariana Islands 62 0 2
Diamond Princess 49 0 0

Tracker: Vaccine & Drug Development

Researchers worldwide are scrambling to develop vaccines and treatments for the coronavirus. SmartNews is tracking progress here.

UPDATES
1 day ago
Pfizer vaccine trial bets on early win against coronavirus, documents show
2 days ago
US outlines sweeping plan to provide free COVID-19 vaccines, officials say the shot wouldn’t be broadly available until the summer of 2021
2 days ago
Study hints antibody drug may cut COVID-19 hospitalizations
9/15/2020
Pfizer says coronavirus vaccine study shows mostly mild-to-moderate side effects
9/15/2020
There may not be enough coronavirus vaccine doses to quickly supply the world, Gates Foundation says
9/15/2020
The Food and Drug Administration is weighing whether to follow British regulators in resuming AstraZeneca coronavirus vaccine trial
CNN
9/13/2020
Pfizer coronavirus vaccine could be given to Americans before end of the year, CEO says
9/12/2020
Oxford and AstraZeneca resume coronavirus vaccine trial
9/11/2020
Governments should begin prep for transporting COVID-19 vaccine, trade org urges
9/8/2020
AstraZeneca vaccine trial paused to investigate 'a potentially unexplained illness'

Timeline: The Road to Reopening

Tracking the latest information on preventive measures and policy changes as the U.S. combats the coronavirus and struggles with when and how to reopen its economy.

UPDATES
9/11/2020
Florida bars allowed to reopen at half-capacity starting Sep 14th
9/10/2020
New Orleans keeps tough virus rules, state eases
9/10/2020
California Supreme Court rejects lawsuits seeking to reopen schools during pandemic
9/10/2020
Nebraska to end nearly all social distancing restrictions
9/9/2020
New York Gov Andrew Cuomo says indoor dining can start again in NYC from the end of September at 25% capacity
9/2/2020
Michigan Gov. Whitmer said Wednesday she will make an announcement very soon on the reopening of gyms and sports
9/1/2020
Florida announces it will lift ban on nursing home visits
9/1/2020
N.J. coronavirus quarantine travel list adds 2 states, now includes 33 states and territories
8/31/2020
New Jersey, California allow indoor dining to resume, with limits
8/28/2020
North Carolina State orders students on campus to move out due to ‘rapid spread’ of coronavirus

Coronavirus News

Confirmed Recovered Deaths
30,539,903
+35,039 Today
20,800,482
+19,216 Today
952,629
+788 Today
>10,000 1,001-10,000 101-1,000 11-100 1-10 0
Country Confirmed Recovered Deaths
United States 6,726,353 - 198,603
India 5,308,014 4,208,431 85,619
Brazil 4,495,183 3,897,539 135,793
Russia 1,092,915 903,545 19,270
Peru 756,412 594,513 31,283
Colombia 750,471 615,457 23,665
Mexico 688,954 582,109 72,803
South Africa 657,627 586,844 15,857
Spain 640,040 150,376 30,495
Argentina 613,658 467,286 12,656
France 467,421 92,700 31,257
Chile 442,827 415,981 12,199
Iran 419,043 357,632 24,118
United Kingdom 388,420 2,220 41,821
Bangladesh 347,372 254,386 4,913
Saudi Arabia 328,720 308,352 4,430
Iraq 311,690 245,305 8,408
Pakistan 305,031 292,044 6,415
Turkey 299,810 264,805 7,377
Italy 294,932 216,807 35,668
Philippines 283,460 209,885 4,930
Germany 272,671 240,456 9,388
Indonesia 240,687 174,350 9,448
Israel 179,071 130,024 1,196
Ukraine 177,048 79,671 3,585
Canada 144,053 125,654 9,256
Bolivia 130,051 88,457 7,550
Ecuador 124,129 97,063 11,044
Qatar 123,146 120,089 209
Romania 111,550 89,119 4,402
Kazakhstan 107,199 101,822 1,671
Dominican Republic 106,732 80,179 2,034
Panama 104,879 79,093 2,229
Egypt 101,772 87,958 5,733
Belgium 99,649 18,908 9,937
Kuwait 98,528 88,776 580
Morocco 97,264 76,690 1,755
Netherlands 94,345 2,716 6,318
Oman 91,753 84,648 818
China 90,324 85,221 4,737
Sweden 88,237 - 5,865
Guatemala 84,344 73,748 3,076
United Arab Emirates 84,242 73,512 404
Japan 78,662 70,051 1,504
Poland 78,330 63,861 2,282
Belarus 75,230 73,098 773
Honduras 70,611 21,149 2,146
Ethiopia 67,515 27,638 1,072
Portugal 67,176 45,053 1,894
Venezuela 65,174 54,218 530
Bahrain 63,879 56,700 220
Costa Rica 62,374 23,160 686
Nepal 61,593 43,820 390
Singapore 57,558 57,071 27
Nigeria 56,956 48,305 1,094
Uzbekistan 50,634 46,645 423
Algeria 49,413 34,818 1,659
Switzerland 49,283 40,500 2,045
Armenia 47,154 42,551 928
Czech Republic 46,262 23,858 495
Ghana 45,857 45,029 295
Moldova 45,648 33,734 1,186
Kyrgyzstan 45,335 41,484 1,063
Afghanistan 38,919 32,576 1,437
Azerbaijan 38,894 36,424 572
Austria 37,474 28,961 765
Kenya 36,724 23,709 646
West Bank and Gaza 34,401 23,333 250
Serbia 32,757 0 739
Ireland 32,271 23,364 1,792
Paraguay 32,127 16,921 611
Lebanon 27,518 10,739 281
El Salvador 27,428 21,247 808
Australia 26,885 23,960 844
Libya 26,438 14,207 418
Bosnia and Herzegovina 24,897 17,365 752
South Korea 22,893 19,970 378
Denmark 22,291 17,536 635
Cameroon 20,371 19,124 416
Côte d'Ivoire 19,200 18,392 120
Bulgaria 18,733 13,510 753
Hungary 16,920 4,382 675
Macedonia 16,417 13,732 683
Madagascar 15,971 14,587 217
Greece 14,738 1,347 327
Croatia 14,725 12,353 244
Senegal 14,688 11,153 302
Zambia 14,022 13,207 329
Sudan 13,535 6,759 836
Norway 12,769 10,371 267
Kosovo 12,683 8,788 488
Albania 12,073 6,831 353
Congo 10,488 9,891 268
Guinea 10,231 9,660 63
Namibia 10,207 7,947 108
Malaysia 10,167 9,315 130
Maldives 9,568 8,077 33
Tajikistan 9,259 8,026 73
Tunisia 9,110 2,366 138
Finland 8,922 7,700 339
Gabon 8,696 7,848 53
Haiti 8,600 6,363 221
Luxembourg 7,718 6,703 124
Montenegro 7,711 4,997 133
Zimbabwe 7,647 5,883 224
Mauritania 7,361 6,882 161
Slovakia 6,546 3,519 39
Mozambique 6,264 3,502 40
Malawi 5,716 4,026 179
Uganda 5,594 2,544 61
Djibouti 5,403 5,333 61
Swaziland 5,215 4,478 103
Cape Verde 5,141 4,548 50
Cuba 5,004 4,249 111
Equatorial Guinea 5,002 4,509 83
Congo 4,980 3,887 89
Nicaragua 4,961 2,913 147
Central African Republic 4,786 1,830 62
Suriname 4,691 4,280 96
Rwanda 4,671 2,845 25
Burma 4,621 1,130 75
Jamaica 4,571 1,264 55
Jordan 4,344 2,511 29
Slovenia 4,309 2,981 141
Angola 3,848 1,443 147
Syria 3,731 918 168
Lithuania 3,664 2,197 87
Trinidad and Tobago 3,651 1,586 60
Thailand 3,500 3,338 59
Gambia 3,485 1,973 108
Somalia 3,390 2,812 98
Georgia 3,306 1,481 19
Sri Lanka 3,281 3,070 13
Bahamas 3,177 1,626 69
Mali 2,991 2,332 128
Estonia 2,875 2,374 64
Malta 2,699 2,017 19
South Sudan 2,609 1,290 49
Botswana 2,567 624 13
Iceland 2,307 2,116 10
Guinea-Bissau 2,303 1,127 39
Benin 2,280 1,950 40
Sierra Leone 2,153 1,649 72
Guyana 2,102 1,314 62
Yemen 2,024 1,221 585
Uruguay 1,890 1,603 46
New Zealand 1,811 1,719 25
Burkina Faso 1,797 1,173 56
Togo 1,640 1,251 41
Belize 1,590 812 20
Cyprus 1,565 1,282 22
Andorra 1,564 1,164 53
Latvia 1,515 1,248 36
Lesotho 1,390 754 33
Liberia 1,334 1,214 82
Niger 1,183 1,104 69
Chad 1,147 966 81
Vietnam 1,068 941 35
Sao Tome and Principe 908 873 15
San Marino 723 669 42
Diamond Princess 712 651 13
Papua New Guinea 516 232 6
Tanzania 509 183 21
Taiwan 506 479 7
Burundi 473 374 1
Comoros 470 449 7
Mauritius 366 338 10
Eritrea 364 305 0
Mongolia 311 302 0
Cambodia 275 274 0
Bhutan 258 186 0
Monaco 191 152 1
Barbados 185 172 7
Brunei 145 141 3
Seychelles 141 136 0
Liechtenstein 112 108 1
Antigua and Barbuda 95 92 3
Saint Vincent And The Grenadines 64 64 0
Fiji 32 26 2
Saint Lucia 27 26 0
Timor-Leste 27 26 0
Dominica 24 18 0
Grenada 24 24 0
Laos 23 22 0
Saint Kitts and Nevis 17 17 0
Vatican 12 12 0
Western Sahara 10 8 1
MS Zaandam 9 0 2
  • Last Updated: 9/19/2020, 05:31 PDT
  • Sources: Johns Hopkins CSSE and The COVID Tracking Project
  • †SmartNews is no longer displaying U.S. “recovered” data due to the lack of uniform reporting from state health departments.