Data for this page courtesy of the New York Times https://github.com/nytimes/covid-19-data
|Datum ||Value||Where on Graph|
|Jurisdiction ||Massachusetts |
|Population ||6.893 million||blue horizontal line|
|Confirmed Cases ||144,500||black line starting lower left |
|Deaths ||9,753||violet line starting lower left |
|Precent of Population Infected||2.096 % |
|Cases Growth Rate ||doubling every 138.9 days||light blue trend line|
|Deaths Growth Rate ||doubling every 403.8 days||dark blue trend line|
|Predicted 10% of Population ||313 days (8-27-2021)||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.
Massachusetts has a population of 6.893 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 Massachusetts.
The number of cases in Massachusetts is 144,500 and doubling every 138.9 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 (68,920).
The red horizontal line represents 10% of the population (689,300).
If present trends continue, there will this many cases in Massachusetts in 313 days, which will be on 8-27-2021