COVID-19 Cases in South Dakota

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

Datum ValueWhere on Graph
Jurisdiction South Dakota
Population 884,700blue horizontal line
Confirmed Cases 40,730black line starting lower left
Deaths 375violet line starting lower left
Precent of Population Infected4.604 %
Cases Growth Rate doubling every 32.9 dayslight blue trend line
Deaths Growth Rate doubling every 95.1 daysdark blue trend line
Predicted 10% of Population 37 days (12-2-2020)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.

South Dakota has a population of 884,700 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 South Dakota.
The number of cases in South Dakota is 40,730 and doubling every 32.9 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 (8,847).

The red horizontal line represents 10% of the population (88,470).
If present trends continue, there will this many cases in South Dakota in 37 days, which will be on 12-2-2020