This page is a resource to increase awareness regarding the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Here, you will find the latest statistics, news, and information, as well as the ongoing efforts by HSP’s extensive global network of partners to combat the coronavirus. This page will be updated daily with the latest information.
COVID-19 Daily Update
Last Updated September 19, 2020 at 11:45 a.m. ET | See Citation
U.S. Tracking Statistics
50 states with confirmed cases
- California: 781,436
- Texas: 713,652
- Florida: 677,652
- New York: 452,764
48,500+ cases in last 24 hours
Global Tracking Statistics
188+ countries with confirmed cases
- United States: 6,730,653
- India: 5,308,014
- Brazil: 4,495,183
- Russia: 1,092,915
312,043 new cases and 5,360 new deaths in last 24 hours
Map of Confirmed Cases in U.S. by State and Territory
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Tests Performed v. Confirmed Cases in U.S. by State
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COVID-19 Country Case Count Trajectory
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COVID-19 Country Death Count Trajectory
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The data on this page has been collected from the following sources.
New York Times, Johns Hopkins’ CSSE, Financial Times, World Health Organization, USA Today, Statista, Politico, Bloomberg
From Our Partners
HSP’s extensive network of partners around the world are working tirelessly to strengthen capacity to prevent, detect, and respond to the COVID-19 pandemic. Since the onset of the outbreak, our partners have been champions of health security, working to raise awareness, train health and laboratory professionals to enhance preparedness, and support the response to COVID-19 infections in their countries.
In Pakistan, HSP Partner, the Association for Biorisk Management (ABM)’s Veterinary cohort, recently traveled to the mountainous region of Loralai in Balochistan in order to educate nomadic shepherds in that region about COVID-19.
In the Kurdish region of Iraq, HSP Fellow Dr. Osama Shareef is leading teams at the ASA Hospital and Sarchner Center, both in Sulaymaniyah City, to conduct COVID-19 PCR testing. Between the two sites, they are running up to 545 tests daily, which is critical to Iraq’s efforts to identify and contain the spread of the coronavirus.
In Turkey, HSP Partner Dr. Hakan Gülerce, Harran University Migration Policy Application and Research Center (HÜGÖÇ), and his collaborator Dr. Veysel Bozkurt, Istanbul University, are leading a survey on the sociological impact of COVID-19.
In the Philippines, HSP Partner, the Research Institute of Tropical Medicine-Biorisk Management Office (RITM-BRMO), is developing video content on their days off in order to help better train laboratory workers in the safest COVID-19 testing methods.
Samreen Sarwar, HSP Technical Advisor in Pakistan, on when and how to use face masks. Part 1. Instruction in Urdu.
Samreen Sarwar, HSP Technical Advisor in Pakistan, on when and how to use face masks. Part 2. Instruction in Urdu.
HSP Fellow Dr. Arwa Mujahiid on how to prevent COVID-19 and advice to the general public. Instruction in Arabic.
News & Information
Featured articles about COVID-19, including the latest developments as well as expert opinions and advice on prevention and treatment.Israel Returns To Virus Lockdown As Cases Mount-The Associated PressRussia Approves First COVID-19 Prescription Drug For Sale In Pharmacies-ReutersAn Expert’s Take On What The U.S., U.K Did Wrong In Covid-19 Communications — And What Others Did Right-STATShortage Of Health Care Workers Plagues India’s Fight Against COVID-19-DevexInfection Rates Soar In College Towns As Students Return-The Associated PressPaying The Price: Pandemic Puts DRC’s Fragile Health System At Risk-DevexIndia Is On Track To Surpass U.S. As The Country Worst Affected By COVID-19-NPRU.S. Plans For Hundreds Of Millions Of Cheap, Fast COVID-19 Tests-ReutersAn ‘Uncoordinated’ Immune Response May Explain Why COVID-19 Strikes Some Hard, Particularly The Elderly-Science MagazineUS Outlines Sweeping Plan To Provide Free COVID-19 Vaccines-The Associated PressPeople Are Spending More On Furniture, Clothes, Restaurants And Bars-NPREven The Coronavirus Can’t Kill The SAT And The ACT-The AtlanticLilly’s Covid-19 Antibody Helps Some Patients Rid Their Systems Of Virus Sooner In Early Analysis-STATHHS Chief Overrode FDA Officials To Ease Testing Rules-PoliticoBipartisan U.S. Lawmakers To Unveil $1.5 Trillion COVID-19 Aid Bill-ReutersWhat Are The Different Types Of Coronavirus Tests?-The Associated PressResearchers Highlight ‘Questionable’ Data In Russian Coronavirus Vaccine Trial Results-NatureSome Urban Hospitals Face Closure Or Cutbacks As The Pandemic Adds To Fiscal Woes-NPRNew Report Says Covid-19 Pandemic Has Caused Historic Setbacks In Global Health-STATAt Least 25 Indian Lawmakers Test Positive For Coronavirus As Parliament Reopens-NPREarly Research From 23andMe Strengthens Link Between Blood Types And Covid-19-STATEli Lilly’s Drug Cuts COVID-19 Recovery Time In Remdesivir-Combo Study-ReutersCorruption Allegations Rock Philippine Health Insurance Corporation Amid COVID-19-DevexFlu Vs. Covid: Ways To Identify Symptoms And Differences-The Wall Street JournalMillions Of COVID-19 Cases Went Undetected In India, Research Paper Estimates-ReutersStill Wanted: A Treatment For The Coronavirus-PoliticoHangover From Alcohol Boom Could Last Long After Pandemic Ends-NPRSchools That Are Mostly Black, Latino Favor Starting Online-The Associated PressSeeking The Causes Of Post-Covid Symptoms, Researchers Dust Off Data On College Students With Mononucleosis-STATSenate GOP COVID Relief Bill Fails, Prospects Of Bipartisan Deal Before Election Dim-NPRAstraZeneca Vaccine Trial Pause A ‘Wake-Up Call’, Says WHO-ReutersReturn Of Football Renews Fears Over More Virus Spread-The Associated PressThe Lessons We’ve Learned From The Covid-19 Response, According To Anthony Fauci-STATThe Underdog Coronavirus Vaccines That The World Will Need If Front Runners Stumble-NatureU.S. Needs 193 Million Covid-19 Tests Per Month To Reopen Schools And Keep Up With Pandemic, New Report Says-STATAs Indonesia Cases Soar, Medical Workers Bear The Burden-The Associated PressPromoting The COVID-19 Needs Of Small Island States An ‘Uphill Battle’-DevexU.S. COVID-19 Deaths Near 190,000; Iowa And South Dakota Emerge As New Hotspots-ReutersCOVID-19 Vaccine Trial Paused Due To Illness In One Volunteer-NPRSenate To Vote On COVID-19 Aid As Soon As This Week: McConnell-Reuters‘Children Are Going Hungry’: Why Schools Are Struggling To Feed Students-NPR‘An Unchartered Situation For All Of Us’: From Shipping Containers To Security Concerns, A Covid-19 Vaccine Supply Chain Takes Shape-STATThe Coronavirus Is Mutating — Does It Matter?-NatureWhat Should I Look For In A Hand Sanitizer?-The Associated PressRussia’s COVID-19 Vaccine Showed Antibody Response In Initial Trials-Reuters‘Carnage’ In A Lab Dish Shows How The Coronavirus May Damage The Heart-STATPresident Trump’s New COVID-19 Adviser Is Making Public Health Experts Nervous-NPRCautious Optimism In South Africa That COVID-19 Surge Is Over-DevexDeVos To Enforce School Testing Mandates Amid Pandemic-PoliticoU.S. To Redirect WHO Funding To Other U.N. Programs: State Department-ReutersSanitation Workers Left Exposed To COVID-19-DevexIndia Will Supply Coronavirus Vaccines To The World — Will Its People Benefit?-NatureSanofi And GSK Move Covid-19 Vaccine Into Human Trials-STATCDC Asks States To Plan For Potential Vaccine Distribution Starting In Late October-NPRExperts See A Chance For A Covid-19 Vaccine Approval This Fall — If It’s Done Right-STATU.S. Won’t Join WHO-Led Coronavirus Vaccine Effort, White House Says-NPRIn Peru, Virus Erodes Centuries-Old Burial Traditions-The Associated PressSteroids Cut Death Rates Among Critically Ill COVID-19 Patients, Major Study Finds-ReutersTask Force Report Shows Dire Warnings To Iowa, The State With The Highest Case Rate This Week-CNNHow Many People Has The Coronavirus Killed?-Nature‘Do I Really Need This Much Office Space?’ Pandemic Emptied Buildings, But How Long?-NPRCovid-19 Built A ‘Northern Wall’ Between The US And Canada And It Could Stay Up Longer Than Anyone Expected-CNNIndia Eases Virus Restrictions As Cases Near 3.7 Million-The Associated PressPortugal’s COVID-19 Cases Raise UK Quarantine Fears-ReutersPoll: Most Americans Believe The Covid-19 Vaccine Approval Process Is Driven By Politics, Not Science-STATPreventing College Parties? Shame And Blame Don’t Work, But Beer Pong Outside Might-NPRScientists See Downsides To Top COVID-19 Vaccines From Russia, China-ReutersIowa Continues To Post High Confirmed Virus Case Numbers-The Associated PressU.S. Will Revive Global Virus-Hunting Effort Ended Last Year-The New York Times
Includes updated information about travel guidance, daily situation reports, personal protection advice, FAQs, and Myth-busters.
Mapping tool that offers real-time tracking of COVID-19 spread by country. Includes information regarding case totals, deaths, recoveries, and more.
This registry includes top-ranked, COVID-19 research articles curated by experts and serves as a resource for scientists working together to address fundamental science and accelerate scientific research on SARS-CoV-2.
Includes information about virus transmission, symptoms and complications, prevention and treatment, advice for the public, FAQs, information for travelers, and more.
Johns Hopkins Medicine explains how the virus is transmitted, how it is diagnosed, and best ways to protect yourself.
The Master Question List (MQL) is intended to quickly present the current state of available information to government decision makers in the operational response to COVID-19.
LitCovid is a curated literature hub for tracking up-to-date scientific information about the 2019 novel Coronavirus. It is the most comprehensive resource on the subject, providing a central access to thousands of relevant articles in PubMed. The articles are updated daily and are further categorized by different research topics and geographic locations for improved access.
Updated weekly by the CDC, the MMWR provides the latest epidemiological information related to COVID-19, such as fatality rates by age and its implications for public health practice.
This course provides information on what facilities should be doing to be prepared to respond to a case of an emerging respiratory virus such as the novel coronavirus, how to identify a case once it occurs, and how to properly implement IPC measures to ensure there is no further transmission to HCW or to other patients and others in the healthcare facility.
Includes COVID-19 fact sheets, FAQs, training resources, peer reviewed references and more.
Compiled by the online study aid microbenotes.com, this page includes 10 free online COVID-19 related courses taught by the WHO, Future Learn, Coursera, and more.
This book was a project developed by the Inter-Agency Standing Committee Reference Group on Mental Health and Psychosocial Support in Emergency Settings (IASC MHPSS RG). “My Hero is You” is a book written for children around the world affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. “My Hero is You” should be read by a parent, caregiver or teacher alongside a child or a small group of children. The book is available in multiple languages (including Arabic, English, Italian, French, Spanish, German, Bahasa Malay, Turkish, Russian, and more) and they are open to translation into other languages by interested parties.