This state's coronavirus cases jumped 18% in just a week

According to data from by Johns Hopkins University coronavirus tracker, this state's coronavirus cases jumped 18% in a week.

Published Mon, Nov 2 2020 7:36 AM CST   |   Updated Wed, Dec 2 2020 6:32 AM CST

Coronavirus cases across the country are on the rise, and there is one state that has seen a massive increase in cases compared to the previous week.

This state's coronavirus cases jumped 18% in just a week 01 |

That state is South Carolina, and according to reports from Greenville News the state has reported 7,271 new COVID-19 cases the week ending Saturday. That number confirmed to the previous week has shown an 18.7% increase in new COVID-19 cases, with the worst counties for outbreaks on a per-person basis being Pickens, Abbeville and Newberry.

However, South Carolina's positive test rate measured in at 5.9%, which was lower than the week priors score of 6.5%. Last week South Carolina carried out 122,966 tests, and the week before it did 94,033. If you are interested in reading more about this story, check out this link here. If you want to track the coronavirus for yourself in your own state, a link to a tracker can be found here.

Buy at Amazon

Hannah Linen Face Mask - 50 PCS Disposable Masks (QUN)

TodayYesterday7 days ago30 days ago
* Prices last scanned on 4/18/2021 at 12:14 am CDT - prices may not be accurate, click links above for the latest price. We may earn an affiliate commission.

Jak's love for technology, and, more specifically, PC gaming, began at 10 years old. It was the day his dad showed him how to play Age of Empires on an old Compaq PC. Ever since that day, Jak fell in love with games and the progression of the technology industry in all its forms. Instead of typical FPS, Jak holds a very special spot in his heart for RTS games.

Newsletter Subscription

Related Tags

Newsletter Subscription
Latest News
View More News
Latest Reviews
View More Reviews
Latest Articles
View More Articles