COVID-19 Cases in The United States

Data for this page courtesy of the New York Times https://github.com/nytimes/covid-19-data.

Datum ValueWhere on Graph
Jurisdiction The United States
Population 328.9 millionblue horizontal line
Confirmed Cases 8.852 millionblack line starting lower left
Deaths 225,900violet line starting lower left
Precent of Population Infected2.691 %
Cases Growth Rate doubling every 86.5 dayslight blue trend line
Deaths Growth Rate doubling every 256.6 daysdark blue trend line
Predicted 10% of Population 164 days (4-8-2021)intersection of blue trend line with red horizontal line


The graph above is on a logarithmic scale. Each line on the vertical axis represents ten times as many confirmed COVID-19 cases.
Each line on the horizontal axis represents two weeks.

The United States has a population of 328.9 million people.
This is represented by the blue horizontal line on the graph above.

The curve starting at the lower left represents the number of cases found in The United States.
The number of cases in The United States is 8.852 million and doubling every 86.5 days.

The light blue line at the end shows where the number of cases will be up to 30 days out, based on trends over the last four days.

The yellow horizontal line represents 1% of the population (3.289 million).

The red horizontal line represents 10% of the population (32.89 million).
If present trends continue, there will this many cases in The United States in 164 days, which will be on 4-8-2021