States ranked by COVID-19 test positivity rates: Oct. 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 Oct. 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.

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

Idaho: 65.1 percent
New Daily Cases: 1090
Tests per 100k: 100.6

Oklahoma: 45.4 percent
New Daily Cases: 2094
Tests per 100k: 44.9

Iowa: 41.1 percent
New Daily Cases: 0
Tests per 100k: 53.4

Kansas: 30 percent
New Daily Cases: 1489
Tests per 100k: 89.9

Utah: 16.7 percent
New Daily Cases: 3636
Tests per 100k: 285.2

Wyoming: 16.6 percent
New Daily Cases: 909
Tests per 100k: 432.7

Tennessee: 14.9 percent
New Daily Cases: 0
Tests per 100k: 129

North Dakota: 14.5 percent
New Daily Cases: 255
Tests per 100k: 432.1

Mississippi: 14.4 percent
New Daily Cases: 555
Tests per 100k: 102.6

Montana: 14.3 percent
New Daily Cases: 1414
Tests per 100k: 575

New Jersey: 14.1 percent
New Daily Cases: 943
Tests per 100k: 134.7

South Dakota: 12.4 percent
New Daily Cases: 295
Tests per 100k: 386.4

Ohio: 11.5 percent
New Daily Cases: 2325
Tests per 100k: 262.8

Michigan: 10.4 percent
New Daily Cases: 8572
Tests per 100k: 367

Kentucky: 10 percent
New Daily Cases: 2587
Tests per 100k: 308.1

Alabama: 9.9 percent
New Daily Cases: 301
Tests per 100k: 175.6

Arkansas: 9.4 percent
New Daily Cases: 161
Tests per 100k: 167

Pennsylvania: 9.4 percent
New Daily Cases: 3053
Tests per 100k: 326.8

Arizona: 9 percent
New Daily Cases: 158
Tests per 100k: 407.2

Alaska: 8.8 percent
New Daily Cases: 1680
Tests per 100k: 1587.1

Colorado: 8.4 percent
New Daily Cases: 6886
Tests per 100k: 529.1

Minnesota: 8 percent
New Daily Cases: 2981
Tests per 100k: 483.4

Wisconsin: 7.8 percent
New Daily Cases: 4513
Tests per 100k: 439.3

Virginia: 7.7 percent
New Daily Cases: 3945
Tests per 100k: 238

Missouri: 7.5 percent
New Daily Cases: 515
Tests per 100k: 211.5

Nevada: 7.3 percent
New Daily Cases: 1378
Tests per 100k: 315

West Virginia: 7.2 percent
New Daily Cases: 877
Tests per 100k: 681.9

New Mexico: 6.9 percent
New Daily Cases: 2321
Tests per 100k: 554.2

Maine: 6.6 percent
New Daily Cases: 0
Tests per 100k: 525

North Carolina: 6.4 percent
New Daily Cases: 5745
Tests per 100k: 332.6

Texas: 6.3 percent
New Daily Cases: 5073
Tests per 100k: 247.3

New Hampshire: 6.2 percent
New Daily Cases: 0
Tests per 100k: 366.5

Georgia: 5.8 percent
New Daily Cases: 2767
Tests per 100k: 216.6

Oregon: 5.5 percent
New Daily Cases: 2207
Tests per 100k: 481.8

Delaware: 5.4 percent
New Daily Cases: 246
Tests per 100k: 585.7

Indiana: 5.4 percent
New Daily Cases: 3516
Tests per 100k: 437.5

Nebraska: 4 percent
New Daily Cases: 0
Tests per 100k: 402.3

South Carolina: 4 percent
New Daily Cases: 2554
Tests per 100k: 431.5

Florida: 3.2 percent
New Daily Cases: 0
Tests per 100k: 309.6

Hawaii: 2.9 percent
New Daily Cases: 97
Tests per 100k: 329.6

Louisiana: 2.6 percent
New Daily Cases: 878
Tests per 100k: 422.5

Vermont: 2.6 percent
New Daily Cases: 139
Tests per 100k: 1312.2

Maryland: 2.2 percent
New Daily Cases: 512
Tests per 100k: 566.1

Connecticut: 2.1 percent
New Daily Cases: 899
Tests per 100k: 545.3

New York: 2.1 percent
New Daily Cases: 4668
Tests per 100k: 889.2

Illinois: 1.9 percent
New Daily Cases: 5140
Tests per 100k: 883.4

California: 1.8 percent
New Daily Cases: 3400
Tests per 100k: 378

Massachusetts: 1.7 percent
New Daily Cases: 3392
Tests per 100k: 1212.7

Rhode Island: 1.6 percent
New Daily Cases: 463
Tests per 100k: 1170.2

District of Columbia: 1.1 percent
New Daily Cases: 291
Tests per 100k: 974.3

Washington: N/A
New Daily Cases: 5804
Tests per 100k: 0

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