COVID-19 Cases in Iowa

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

Datum ValueWhere on Graph
Jurisdiction Iowa
Population 3.155 millionblue horizontal line
Confirmed Cases 45,910black line starting lower left
Deaths 884violet line starting lower left
Precent of Population Infected1.455 %
Cases Growth Rate doubling every 80.9 dayslight blue trend line
Deaths Growth Rate doubling every 152.1 daysdark blue trend line
Predicted 10% of Population 225 days (3-16-2021)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.

Iowa has a population of 3.155 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 Iowa.
The number of cases in Iowa is 45,910 and doubling every 80.9 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 (31,550).

The red horizontal line represents 10% of the population (315,500).
If present trends continue, there will this many cases in Iowa in 225 days, which will be on 3-16-2021