COVID-19 Cases in Alabama

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

Datum ValueWhere on Graph
Jurisdiction Alabama
Population 4.903 millionblue horizontal line
Confirmed Cases 17,360black line starting lower left
Deaths 618violet line starting lower left
Precent of Population Infected0.354 %
Cases Growth Rate doubling every 25.8 dayslight blue trend line
Deaths Growth Rate doubling every 33.6 daysdark blue trend line
Predicted 1% of Population 39 days (7-8-2020)intersection of blue trend line with yellow horizontal line
Predicted 10% of Population 124 days (10-1-2020)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.

Alabama has a population of 4.903 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 Alabama.
The number of cases in Alabama is 17,360 and doubling every 25.8 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 (49,030).
If present trends continue, there will this many cases in Alabama in 39 days, which will be on 7-8-2020

The red horizontal line represents 10% of the population (490,300).
If present trends continue, there will this many cases in Alabama in 124 days, which will be on 10-1-2020