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:
Cases Trending Down
Since July 26th, Alabama has been on a decline in the number of newly confirmed Coronavirus cases. Currently, the state is 5% below expected, but still accounts for 2% of the newly confirmed cases in the United States.
In this weekly story, Los Angeles County in California is seeing a nice decline in the number of newly confirmed cases too. The county is 36% below expected and accounts for 3% of the newly confirmed cases in the US.
Another weekly story, Maricopa County in Arizona had been a hotbed for the virus a few months back and is now 59% below expected. The county, which is home to Phoenix, accounts for less than 1% of the newly confirmed cases. This downward trend started on August 2nd.
After a recent increase in cases, Miami-Dade County in Florida is also decreasing in the number of newly confirmed cases. Week over week, the decrease is 27% below expected. The county accounts for 2% of the confirmed cases in the US.
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