Discover the COVID-19 case count numbers by state, and total for the United States. This quick summary table by KFF (Kaiser Family Foundation) shows number of coronavirus cases, deaths and vaccinations by state. Updated most weeks in 2021. Cases have decreased by 24% in the past two weeks. Five states are reporting increases. As of October 22, the top five states for recent daily Covid cases per million population were Alaska, Montana, Wyoming, Idaho and North Dakota. Four states still have rates under 45% for percent of population who are fully vaccinated: ID, WY, AL and WV. The national test positivity rate is at 5.2%. South Dakota, Idaho and Montana are the highest at 17.3%, 17%, and 16.1% positivity, respectively. Select data table. Deaths in long term care facilities (nursing homes and assisted living facilities) represented 31% of total deaths, and 1,469,000 cases as of June 30, 2021. Total long term care deaths in the states and DC neared 187,000. Over 35,000 long term care facilities had Covid cases; New York is the only state reporting LTC deaths but not cases.