Reduced counts in U.S. cases and deaths are the result of states and territories not reporting the information for some or all of the weekend. Those states and territories are: Alaska, Colorado, Connecticut, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Guam, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Mexico, North Carolina, Northern Mariana Islands, Oklahoma, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Utah, U.S. Virgin Islands, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, and Wyoming. Typically, these states" Monday updates include the weekend totals.
On October 21 and October 26, 2022, New York showed a spike in deaths data. These were due to a death certificate review process which has been completed. A total of 560 ‘older’ deaths were included in those two days. The state has indicated they do not expect older deaths to populate their reporting in the coming days/weeks. More details here:
On October 18, 2022, North Carolina did not release a weekly update due to technical issues. This has resulted in two weeks’ worth of data being published this past Wednesday, October 26, 2022. More info may be found here:
Tom Green County, TX has discontinued their independent reporting. Consequently, we have pivoted our reporting to match that of the Texas state dashboard. To ensure there weren’t inconsistencies, we replaced our time series with the historical data published by the Texas dashboard team. More details here:
On September 30, 2022, Riverside, California deaths decreased from 6610 to 6543. Per the county, this is due to data reconciliation efforts by the California Department of Public Health. More details:
On September 28, 2022, Hawaii added 10,995 reinfection cases and 800 further cases due to data cleaning. This has resulted in approximately 10x as many cases being added this week compared to recent trends. More details here: .
On September 28, 2022, Kansas published 476 new deaths in its weekly report. According to the dashboard, “the large increase in the number of COVID-19 deaths is attributed to the OVS death reconciliation process.” More details here: .
On September 15, 2022, California switched to providing data once per week: Data will update on Thursdays. The Coronavirus Resource Center's reporting for California's cases and deaths takes a composite approach where some locations are sourced from county health departments. These counties may update on a different schedule. While some data will likely be published most days, the bulk of the data will be released on Thursdays with the state update.