COVID-19 Cases in Kentucky

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

Datum ValueWhere on Graph
Jurisdiction Kentucky
Population 4.468 millionblue horizontal line
Confirmed Cases 11,050black line starting lower left
Deaths 476violet line starting lower left
Precent of Population Infected0.247 %
Cases Growth Rate doubling every 28.6 dayslight blue trend line
Deaths Growth Rate doubling every 37.3 daysdark blue trend line
Predicted 1% of Population 58 days (8-2-2020)intersection of blue trend line with yellow horizontal line
Predicted 10% of Population 152 days (11-4-2020)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.

Kentucky has a population of 4.468 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 Kentucky.
The number of cases in Kentucky is 11,050 and doubling every 28.6 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 (44,680).
If present trends continue, there will this many cases in Kentucky in 58 days, which will be on 8-2-2020

The red horizontal line represents 10% of the population (446,800).
If present trends continue, there will this many cases in Kentucky in 152 days, which will be on 11-4-2020