Cases

Confirmed Cases Deaths†
8,228,870
+14,115 Today
+59,820 Yesterday
220,417
+284 Today
+459 Yesterday

Last Updated: 10/20/2020, 10:46 PDT

New U.S. Cases

October 19
+59,820
Trend
Rising

New U.S. Deaths

October 19
+459
Trend
Rising

Total U.S. Cases

Confirmed cases
8,228,870
Deaths
220,417

Tests

Positive-Test Rate
5.3%

State Trends

Rising
30
Falling
1
Flat
19

Total State Cases

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

By State

Select a state
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
Wisconsin 173,891 7,705 1,600
California 881,291 4,301 16,999
Tennessee 232,061 3,317 2,922
Illinois 350,744 3,113 9,496
Michigan 164,123 3,018 7,363
Texas 857,191 2,942 17,483
Ohio 183,624 1,837 5,075
Florida 760,389 1,707 16,105
North Dakota 33,666 1,687 412
Pennsylvania 189,634 1,627 8,508
Minnesota 125,531 1,627 2,299
Indiana 150,664 1,584 4,008
New Jersey 221,205 1,558 16,214
Missouri 160,437 1,482 2,600
Kansas 71,560 1,289 870
Connecticut 64,021 1,191 4,554
Utah 95,562 1,168 546
North Carolina 247,172 1,144 3,939
Colorado 86,351 1,072 2,180
New York 485,279 998 33,366
Alabama 174,528 859 2,805
Massachusetts 144,488 828 9,753
Iowa 108,334 781 1,549
Oklahoma 108,073 774 1,173
Georgia 341,310 752 7,657
Nebraska 58,817 749 554
Arizona 231,897 748 5,830
Idaho 53,790 698 531
Virginia 167,270 684 3,482
Puerto Rico 58,643 657 769
Rhode Island 28,649 656 1,164
Kentucky 88,247 640 1,326
South Carolina 164,609 619 3,661
Mississippi 111,322 586 3,202
Nevada 90,843 582 1,712
Montana 24,093 569 252
South Dakota 33,836 567 323
Arkansas 99,597 531 1,714
New Mexico 37,302 514 935
Maryland 136,744 497 4,050
Washington 98,661 460 2,258
Wyoming 9,311 286 57
Oregon 39,794 262 627
Guam 3,886 218 66
West Virginia 20,293 212 402
Alaska 11,182 202 67
Louisiana 175,982 201 5,766
New Hampshire 9,746 121 468
Delaware 23,196 103 666
Hawaii 14,068 37 187
District of Columbia 16,445 25 642
Maine 5,987 24 146
Vermont 1,956 9 58
Northern Mariana Islands 88 2 2
Virgin Islands 1,335 0 21
Grand Princess 103 0 3
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
10/16/2020
Pfizer won't apply for emergency use authorization for its Covid-19 vaccine candidate until 2nd half of November
10/15/2020
WHO study finds no benefit from remdesivir on COVID deaths, hospital stays
10/14/2020
Russia approves second COVID-19 vaccine before phase 3 trial
10/13/2020
Johnson & Johnson pauses Covid-19 vaccine trial after 'unexplained illness'
CNN
10/8/2020
Johnson & Johnson to supply up to 400M doses of potential COVID-19 vaccine to EU
10/7/2020
Emergency COVID-19 vaccine approval to require 2 months of follow-up data——the requirement is aimed at companies seeking rapid approval
10/2/2020
The European Medicines Agency says it has started a safety review after some patients taking the coronavirus drug remdesivir reported serious kidney problems
10/1/2020
Biotechs move toward first U.S. Covid-19 vaccinations by yearend
9/30/2020
Moderna CEO says its coronavirus vaccine won't be ready until spring of next year
CBS
9/27/2020
Turkey has made progress in locally developing a vaccine for COVID-19, the country’s industry and technology minister has said

Coronavirus News

Confirmed Recovered Deaths
40,549,643
+146,106 Today
27,757,391
+53,753 Today
1,120,490
+2,197 Today
>10,000 1,001-10,000 101-1,000 11-100 1-10 0
Country Confirmed Recovered Deaths
United States 8,228,870 - 220,417
India 7,597,063 6,733,328 115,197
Brazil 5,250,727 4,526,393 154,176
Russia 1,422,775 1,080,461 24,473
Argentina 1,002,662 803,965 26,716
Spain 974,449 150,376 33,992
France 973,068 110,515 33,909
Colombia 965,883 867,961 29,102
Peru 870,876 784,056 33,820
Mexico 854,926 727,759 86,338
United Kingdom 744,123 2,613 43,816
South Africa 705,254 635,257 18,492
Iran 539,670 434,676 31,034
Chile 494,478 466,643 13,702
Iraq 434,598 366,134 10,366
Italy 434,449 255,005 36,705
Bangladesh 391,586 307,141 5,699
Germany 377,068 298,697 9,846
Indonesia 368,842 293,653 12,734
Philippines 360,775 310,642 6,690
Turkey 349,519 305,427 9,371
Saudi Arabia 342,968 329,270 5,217
Pakistan 324,077 308,020 6,673
Ukraine 317,967 134,680 5,948
Israel 305,633 279,740 2,271
Netherlands 250,382 5,294 6,874
Belgium 230,480 21,214 10,443
Canada 205,071 172,544 9,845
Poland 192,539 95,956 3,721
Czech Republic 188,773 75,645 1,600
Romania 186,254 134,395 5,996
Morocco 175,749 146,421 2,976
Ecuador 153,423 134,187 12,395
Bolivia 139,890 104,957 8,502
Nepal 139,129 96,609 765
Qatar 129,671 126,650 224
Panama 125,181 101,545 2,574
Dominican Republic 121,973 99,271 2,204
Kuwait 117,718 109,198 714
United Arab Emirates 117,594 110,313 470
Oman 111,033 96,949 1,122
Kazakhstan 109,623 105,145 1,768
Sweden 106,380 - 5,922
Egypt 105,547 98,314 6,130
Portugal 103,736 61,898 2,213
Guatemala 102,219 91,604 3,546
Costa Rica 97,075 59,580 1,204
Japan 93,890 85,867 1,679
China 91,006 85,840 4,739
Ethiopia 89,860 43,149 1,365
Honduras 89,381 35,398 2,576
Belarus 88,909 80,503 937
Venezuela 87,161 80,316 741
Switzerland 86,167 54,600 2,145
Bahrain 78,224 74,683 304
Moldova 67,958 49,083 1,617
Austria 67,451 51,407 914
Armenia 66,694 48,734 1,101
Uzbekistan 63,831 60,910 534
Lebanon 62,944 28,855 526
Nigeria 61,558 56,697 1,125
Singapore 57,921 57,819 28
Paraguay 55,452 36,663 1,207
Algeria 54,616 38,215 1,865
Kyrgyzstan 52,910 46,139 1,113
Ireland 50,993 23,364 1,852
Libya 50,906 27,832 746
Hungary 48,757 14,637 1,211
West Bank and Gaza 48,129 41,455 421
Ghana 47,372 46,664 310
Azerbaijan 45,879 40,272 635
Kenya 45,647 32,522 842
Tunisia 42,727 5,032 687
Jordan 40,972 7,123 414
Afghanistan 40,357 33,790 1,499
Burma 38,502 18,874 945
Denmark 36,877 30,484 688
Serbia 36,608 0 780
Bosnia and Herzegovina 35,389 25,560 1,017
El Salvador 31,975 27,453 929
Slovakia 31,400 8,004 98
Bulgaria 30,527 17,153 1,008
Australia 27,429 25,126 905
Croatia 26,863 20,962 382
Greece 26,469 1,347 528
South Korea 25,333 23,466 447
Macedonia 23,788 17,392 846
Malaysia 22,225 14,351 193
Cameroon 21,506 20,117 424
Côte d'Ivoire 20,324 20,029 121
Georgia 19,857 8,666 158
Albania 17,651 10,225 458
Kosovo 17,009 14,711 656
Madagascar 16,810 16,215 238
Norway 16,679 11,863 278
Zambia 15,982 15,038 346
Montenegro 15,892 11,581 247
Senegal 15,459 13,922 320
Slovenia 14,473 6,572 192
Finland 13,849 9,100 351
Sudan 13,724 6,764 836
Namibia 12,326 10,426 131
Guinea 11,538 10,447 70
Maldives 11,232 10,201 37
Mozambique 11,190 9,007 78
Congo 11,052 10,357 303
Luxembourg 11,010 8,471 135
Uganda 10,788 7,066 97
Tajikistan 10,574 9,617 80
Haiti 8,976 7,303 231
Gabon 8,884 8,452 54
Jamaica 8,374 4,002 174
Zimbabwe 8,159 7,683 232
Lithuania 7,928 3,276 118
Angola 7,829 3,031 248
Cape Verde 7,800 6,620 87
Mauritania 7,621 7,355 163
Cuba 6,305 5,806 127
Bahamas 5,923 3,525 124
Malawi 5,861 4,757 182
Swaziland 5,788 5,427 116
Sri Lanka 5,685 3,457 13
Botswana 5,609 915 21
Djibouti 5,469 5,379 61
Nicaragua 5,353 4,225 154
Trinidad and Tobago 5,298 3,696 97
Congo 5,156 3,887 92
Syria 5,134 1,565 251
Suriname 5,133 4,959 109
Equatorial Guinea 5,074 4,954 83
Rwanda 4,992 4,797 34
Malta 4,871 3,282 46
Central African Republic 4,856 1,924 62
Iceland 4,193 2,930 11
Estonia 4,127 3,270 71
Somalia 3,890 3,089 99
Guyana 3,765 2,749 111
Thailand 3,700 3,491 59
Gambia 3,649 2,649 118
Andorra 3,623 2,273 62
Latvia 3,609 1,341 47
Mali 3,407 2,588 132
South Sudan 2,847 1,290 55
Belize 2,833 1,692 45
Cyprus 2,687 1,444 25
Uruguay 2,560 2,121 51
Benin 2,496 2,330 41
Guinea-Bissau 2,403 1,818 41
Burkina Faso 2,387 1,802 65
Sierra Leone 2,331 1,760 73
Togo 2,071 1,541 51
Yemen 2,056 1,338 597
New Zealand 1,887 1,829 25
Lesotho 1,833 961 42
Chad 1,390 1,194 93
Liberia 1,381 1,271 82
Niger 1,211 1,128 69
Vietnam 1,141 1,046 35
Sao Tome and Principe 933 898 15
San Marino 766 688 42
Diamond Princess 712 659 13
Papua New Guinea 581 541 7
Burundi 550 497 1
Taiwan 540 493 7
Tanzania 509 183 21
Comoros 502 485 7
Eritrea 452 388 0
Mauritius 419 379 10
Bhutan 330 301 0
Mongolia 326 312 0
Cambodia 285 280 0
Monaco 268 222 2
Liechtenstein 235 142 1
Barbados 222 203 7
Seychelles 149 148 0
Brunei 147 143 3
Antigua and Barbuda 119 101 3
Saint Vincent And The Grenadines 67 64 0
Saint Lucia 36 27 0
Dominica 33 29 0
Fiji 32 30 2
Timor-Leste 29 28 0
Grenada 27 24 0
Vatican 27 15 0
Laos 23 22 0
Saint Kitts and Nevis 19 19 0
Western Sahara 10 8 1
MS Zaandam 9 0 2
Solomon Islands 3 0 0
  • Last Updated: 10/20/2020, 10:46 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.