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More Testing = More Confirmed Coronavirus Cases

Among our values at Outlier, most important are the people we have in our lives, as we are parents and contributing members of the public like you. In addition to taking actions in our local community during the Coronavirus pandemic, we realize that the Outlier platform can bring you daily insights to understand the impact of the epidemic.

In today’s stories, analyzed with automated business analysis, we are reporting more findings based upon data shared by the Center for Systems Science and Engineering (CSSE) at Johns Hopkins University (JHU).

Here’s what we found out about yesterday:

Inmates Being Tested

New confirmed cases for Dallas
New confirmed cases for Dallas

The county of Leavenworth in Kansas is testing inmates. The county saw a 798% increase based on the new testing.

New confirmed cases in Nebraska
New confirmed cases in Nebraska

Nebraska is up for cases by 22% over expected and accounts for 1% of all the confirmed cases in the United States yesterday. County Health Department spokesman Phil Rooney said that the total is likely rising because “more people are being tested, and more of those tests are coming back positive.”

New confirmed cases in North Carolina
New confirmed cases in North Carolina

North Carolina is up for cases by 12% over expected and accounts for 2% of all the confirmed cases in the United States yesterday.

Root Cause Analysis for North Carolina
Root Cause Analysis for North Carolina

Outlier’s Root Cause Analysis indicates several counties that are contributing to this increase for North Carolina.

Countries Vying to Adapt to ‘New Normal’ and Go Back to Work

New confirmed cases for Chile
New confirmed cases for Chile

Chile sees a large increase day over day and is now 71% over expected and accounts for 1% of cases as the country is rolling out a program to provide certificates to those who have recovered from the Coronavirus.

Great News Abroad and Domestically 

New confirmed cases for Spain
New confirmed cases for Spain

Spain sees a large decrease day over day and is now 59% below expected and is the lowest it’s been since early March. The country plans to lift shelter in place guidelines by the end of June.

New confirmed cases for Ireland
New confirmed cases for Ireland

Ireland now sees a large decrease day over day and is 29% below expected.

New confirmed cases for Florida
New confirmed cases for Florida

Florida is down for cases by 11% under expected and accounts for 2% of all the confirmed cases in the United States yesterday.

New confirmed cases for Florida
New confirmed cases for Florida

The Root Cause Analysis from Outlier shows that half of the cases are out of Miami-Dade, Florida. Four out of five of these counties are in South Florida. 

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