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Ups Internationally and Downs Domestically

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 recently:

Argentina Extends Lockdown

New confirmed cases in Argentina
New confirmed cases in Argentina

Since May 21, Argentina has seen an increase in the number of new cases. The recent data shows the country has created a new normal that is 109% higher than expected. The country has extended its lockdown to June 7th.

Reopening Plan in Illinois

New confirmed cases in Illinois
New confirmed cases in Illinois

Illinois dropped 10% below expected and accounted for 9% of the newly confirmed cases in the States yesterday. State services are planning to reopen in June.

Root Cause Analysis for Illinois
Root Cause Analysis for Illinois

Cook County is still leading the state in the number of cases. The county was graded a “D” in social distancing down from an “A” in March.

Crunching More Coronavirus Numbers

New confirmed cases for Missouri
New confirmed cases for Missouri

Missouri is seeing an increase in the number of cases. Yesterday, the “show me” state reported 2% of the confirmed cases and was 13% higher than expected. State officials are warning of a “tragic impact” after a lack of social distancing during the Memorial Day holiday.

Root Cause Analysis for Missouri Counties
Root Cause Analysis for Missouri Counties

St. Louis County is mostly contributing to this increase. A travel advisory has now been issued.

New confirmed cases in Louisiana
New confirmed cases in Louisiana

Louisiana and Arkansas are all seeing increases in the number of confirmed cases. Each state increased in their rank placement for this metric in the last few days. Good news for North Carolina who dropped their number of cases recently. 

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