Arizona

Cases

New AZ Cases

September 18
+1,282
Trend
Rising

New AZ Deaths

September 18
+42
Trend
Rising

Total AZ Cases

Confirmed cases
212,942
Deaths
5,451

Tests in AZ

Positive-Test Rate
6.5%

County Trends

Rising
9
Falling
5
Flat
1

Total County Cases

>10,000 1,001-10,000 101-1,000 11-100 1-10 0

By County

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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
County Confirmed New cases yesterday Deaths
Pima 24,313 750 613
Maricopa 139,245 194 3,245
Coconino 3,738 94 133
Pinal 10,337 74 202
Mohave 3,886 69 222
Yuma 12,498 26 342
Apache 3,440 23 161
Yavapai 2,457 15 79
Santa Cruz 2,815 14 62
Gila 1,217 9 51
Navajo 5,740 7 231
La Paz 534 4 15
Cochise 1,873 1 69
Graham 787 1 24
Greenlee 58 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'
Arizona
STATUS: CLOSING AGAIN
Cases
212,942 confirmed cases, with 1,282 new cases yesterday
Masks
Mask mandate in selected regions
Closures
Nursing-home visits; bars; gyms; theaters; amusement parks
Fact
Yale economic study finds that the benefit of each additional cloth mask worn by the public is conservatively worth $3,000-$6,000. Read more »

Policy last updated: 8/6/2020

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
8/7/2020
Arizona judge won’t delay reopening of gyms
7/12/2020
Phoenix mayor urges governor to issue statewide mask order, close some businesses
6/29/2020
Arizona shuts bars, theaters, parks amid virus resurgence
6/25/2020
Gov. Ducey urges Arizonans to stay at home amid rising COVID-19 cases; expect hospital surge capacity

Coronavirus News

  • Sources: Johns Hopkins CSSE and The COVID Tracking Project
  • Disclaimer: This data changes rapidly, so what’s shown may be out of date. Table totals may not always represent an accurate sum.
  • †SmartNews is no longer displaying U.S. “recovered” data due to the lack of uniform reporting from state health departments.