States ranked by COVID-19 test positivity rates: Jan. 22

Here are the rates of positive COVID-19 tests in each state, along with the number of new cases most recently reported and number of tests conducted per 100,000 people. 

Data points were last updated Jan. 22. Data for positivity rates and tests are seven-day moving averages. New cases are daily counts as reported by state and the District of Columbia. The information cited is from the Johns Hopkins Coronavirus Resource Center. States are arranged in descending order of test positivity rates. 

 

Idaho: 36.7 percent positive

New daily cases: 612

Tests per 100,000: 113.8

 

Iowa: 33

New daily cases: 1,653

Tests per 100,000: 79.1

 

Alabama: 30.7

New daily cases: 2,881

Tests per 100,000: 170.5

 

Pennsylvania: 30.2

New daily cases: 5,554

Tests per 100,000: 148.6

 

South Dakota: 29.8

New daily cases: 337

Tests per 100,000: 102.4

 

Mississippi: 28.6

New daily cases: 2,290

Tests per 100,000: 223

 

Kansas: 27.2

New daily cases: 187

Tests per 100,000: 204.8

 

Kentucky: 25.1

New daily cases: 3,713

Tests per 100,000: 263.9

 

Virginia: 19.3

New daily cases: 4,013

Tests per 100,000: 363

 

Arkansas: 18

New daily cases: 3,106

Tests per 100,000: 386.7

 

Oklahoma: 17.1

New daily cases: 2,686

Tests per 100,000: 390.9

 

Utah: 16.9

New daily cases: 2,089

Tests per 100,000: 340.3

 

Tennessee: 16.1

New daily cases: 3,492

Tests per 100,000: 354.9

 

Texas: 15.9

New daily cases: 23,317

Tests per 100,000: 442.4

 

Georgia: 14.9

New daily cases: 8,150

Tests per 100,000: 365.4

 

Arizona: 14.1

New daily cases: 9,398

Tests per 100,000: 709.5

 

Ohio: 13.3

New daily cases: 7,271

Tests per 100,000: 388.5

 

South Carolina: 11.6

New daily cases: 4,649

Tests per 100,000: 793.9

 

Nevada: 11

New daily cases: 1,200

Tests per 100,000: 429.6

 

Missouri: 10.7

New daily cases: 2,112

Tests per 100,000: 259.2

 

Florida: 10.7

New daily cases: 12,873

Tests per 100,000: 505.1

 

North Carolina: 10.3

New daily cases: 7,187

Tests per 100,000: 626.6

 

New Hampshire: 9.6

New daily cases: 857

Tests per 100,000: 601.3

 

California: 9.3

New daily cases: 21,002

Tests per 100,000: 861.4 

 

Louisiana: 9.3

New daily cases: 3,736

Tests per 100,000: 568.3

 

New Jersey: 8.6

New daily cases: 5,049 

Tests per 100,000: 679.7

 

Montana: 8.4

New daily cases: 394 

Tests per 100,000: 405.6

 

Wisconsin: 8

New daily cases: 2,569

Tests per 100,000: 444.5 

 

Delaware: 7.6

New daily cases: 748 

Tests per 100,000: 856.7

 

Washington: 7.6

New daily cases: 2,070

Tests per 100,000: 316.8

 

New Mexico: 7.5

New daily cases: 988 

Tests per 100,000: 567.2

 

Indiana: 7.1

New daily cases: 3,624

Tests per 100,000: 696.9

 

Nebraska: 6.7

New daily cases: 864 

Tests per 100,000: 583.5

 

West Virginia: 6.6

New daily cases: 940

Tests per 100,000: 896.3 

 

New York: 6.2

New daily cases: 13,908

Tests per 100,000: 1,198.4

 

Maryland: 6

New daily cases: 2,166

Tests per 100,000: 662.6

 

Michigan: 5.8

New daily cases: 2,513

Tests per 100,000: 391.5

 

Wyoming: 5.5

New daily cases: 300 

Tests per 100,000: 778.8

 

Illinois: 5.4

New daily cases: 4,979

Tests per 100,000: 705.8 

 

Massachusetts: 5.3

New daily cases: 5,140

Tests per 100,000: 1,247.8 

 

Minnesota: 4.9

New daily cases: 1,270

Tests per 100,000: 452.1

 

Maine: 4.9

New daily cases: 675

Tests per 100,000: 790.9

 

Colorado: 4.9

New daily cases: 1,983

Tests per 100,000: 606.4

 

Oregon: 4.6

New daily cases: 831

Tests per 100,000: 503.9

 

North Dakota: 4.6

New daily cases: 147 

Tests per 100,000: 406.3

 

Rhode Island: 4.5

New daily cases: 910

Tests per 100,000: 1,630

 

District of Columbia: 3.4

New daily cases: 209

Tests per 100,000: 1,070

 

Alaska: 2.9

New daily cases: 212

Tests per 100,000: 950.8

 

Connecticut: 2.5

New daily cases: 1,662

Tests per 100,000: 2,252

 

Hawaii: 2.4

New daily cases: 112 

Tests per 100,000: 378.7

 

Vermont: 2.3

New daily cases: 109

Tests per 100,000: 1,000.7



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