COVID-19 Cases in California

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

Datum ValueWhere on Graph
Jurisdiction California
Population 39.51 millionblue horizontal line
Confirmed Cases 110,100black line starting lower left
Deaths 4,214violet line starting lower left
Precent of Population Infected0.279 %
Cases Growth Rate doubling every 26.5 dayslight blue trend line
Deaths Growth Rate doubling every 32.9 daysdark blue trend line
Predicted 1% of Population 49 days (7-18-2020)intersection of blue trend line with yellow horizontal line
Predicted 10% of Population 137 days (10-14-2020)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.

California has a population of 39.51 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 California.
The number of cases in California is 110,100 and doubling every 26.5 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 (395,100).
If present trends continue, there will this many cases in California in 49 days, which will be on 7-18-2020

The red horizontal line represents 10% of the population (3.951 million).
If present trends continue, there will this many cases in California in 137 days, which will be on 10-14-2020