States ranked by COVID-19 test positivity rates: Jan. 26

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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. 26. Data for positivity rates and tests are seven-day moving averages. New cases are daily counts as reported by states 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.

Kansas: 100%
New Daily Cases: 0
Tests per 100k: 304.4

Pennsylvania: 88.3%
New Daily Cases: 10860
Tests per 100k: 108.8

Nevada: 79%
New Daily Cases: 3612
Tests per 100k: 204.2

Colorado: 76.3%
New Daily Cases: 7859
Tests per 100k: 206.9

Hawaii: 75.1%
New Daily Cases: 1904
Tests per 100k: 301.6

Idaho: 67.9%
New Daily Cases: 3518
Tests per 100k: 181.7

New Jersey: 63%
New Daily Cases: 5722
Tests per 100k: 141.9

Oklahoma: 57.1%
New Daily Cases: 8810
Tests per 100k: 408.9

Wisconsin: 51%
New Daily Cases: 6911
Tests per 100k: 349.3

Alabama: 44.8%
New Daily Cases: 0
Tests per 100k: 374.7

Tennessee: 41.3%
New Daily Cases: 0
Tests per 100k: 461.7

Arkansas: 41.1%
New Daily Cases: 11186
Tests per 100k: 451.9

South Dakota: 40.6%
New Daily Cases: 2829
Tests per 100k: 493.9

Utah: 37.8%
New Daily Cases: 6600
Tests per 100k: 592.9

Texas: 35%
New Daily Cases: 45056
Tests per 100k: 582.1

South Carolina: 34%
New Daily Cases: 0
Tests per 100k: 315.3

Missouri: 33.9%
New Daily Cases: 9390
Tests per 100k: 458.7

North Carolina: 33.3%
New Daily Cases: 13017
Tests per 100k: 620.1

Kentucky: 32.8%
New Daily Cases: 15046
Tests per 100k: 720.9

Iowa: 32.5%
New Daily Cases: 25141
Tests per 100k: 433.9

Michigan: 31.5%
New Daily Cases: 0
Tests per 100k: 878.3

Florida: 29.5%
New Daily Cases: 0
Tests per 100k: 638.4

Virginia: 29.5%
New Daily Cases: 10699
Tests per 100k: 403.2

Georgia: 28.5%
New Daily Cases: 16232
Tests per 100k: 582.1

Mississippi: 28.4%
New Daily Cases: 4909
Tests per 100k: 403.1

Ohio: 27.6%
New Daily Cases: 4163
Tests per 100k: 393.9

Arizona: 27%
New Daily Cases: 13972
Tests per 100k: 889.2

Indiana: 25.1%
New Daily Cases: 9733
Tests per 100k: 853.9

North Dakota: 25.1%
New Daily Cases: 2428
Tests per 100k: 617.1

Oregon: 24.7%
New Daily Cases: 6902
Tests per 100k: 962.5

Delaware: 23.7%
New Daily Cases: 957
Tests per 100k: 753.1

New Hampshire: 23.3%
New Daily Cases: 860
Tests per 100k: 700.2

New Mexico: 22.9%
New Daily Cases: 3331
Tests per 100k: 1065.4

West Virginia: 22.5%
New Daily Cases: 2748
Tests per 100k: 946.5

District of Columbia: 21.3%
New Daily Cases: 189
Tests per 100k: 293.6

Nebraska: 21.2%
New Daily Cases: 4187
Tests per 100k: 1005.3

Minnesota: 21.1%
New Daily Cases: 35491
Tests per 100k: 1125.4

Maine: 20.1%
New Daily Cases: 1575
Tests per 100k: 866.6

Connecticut: 17.9%
New Daily Cases: 3824
Tests per 100k: 751.8

Louisiana: 17.8%
New Daily Cases: 8063
Tests per 100k: 698

Rhode Island: 17.1%
New Daily Cases: 1620
Tests per 100k: 1604.2

California: 15.7%
New Daily Cases: 62826
Tests per 100k: 1556.3

Wyoming: 14.1%
New Daily Cases: 1588
Tests per 100k: 624.1

Massachusetts: 13.8%
New Daily Cases: 8631
Tests per 100k: 1282.2

Maryland: 13.5%
New Daily Cases: 2399
Tests per 100k: 806.5

Montana: 13.5%
New Daily Cases: 2872
Tests per 100k: 892.3

Illinois: 11.6%
New Daily Cases: 13706
Tests per 100k: 1622.2

New York: 9.7%
New Daily Cases: 12484
Tests per 100k: 1159

Vermont: 9.3%
New Daily Cases: 441
Tests per 100k: 1800.9

Washington: -321.9%
New Daily Cases: 0
Tests per 100k: -47.6

Alaska: N/A
New Daily Cases: 0
Tests per 100k: 0

For user-friendly data on current COVID-19 hospitalizations and death rates, please refer to The New York Times' presentation of HHS data here

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