30 Places Are At The Highest COVID-19 Risk Level

Data as of November 24

Red

  • Threshold: 25+ daily new cases per 100,000 people
  • Indicates: unchecked community spread

Orange

  • Threshold: 10-24 daily new cases per 100,000 people
  • Indicates: escalating community spread

Yellow

  • Threshold: 1-9 daily new cases per 100,000 people
  • Indicates: potential community spread

Green

  • Threshold: <1 daily new case per 100,000 people
  • Indicates: close to containment
The highest-risk places include:
State Risk Level Avg. this week Per 100K 2 Week Trend
Michigan Red 8,470 new cases/day 85 per 100K +88%
Minnesota Red 4,266 new cases/day 76 per 100K +26%
New Hampshire Red 999 new cases/day 73 per 100K +49%
New Mexico Red 1,397 new cases/day 67 per 100K +10%
Wisconsin Red 3,717 new cases/day 64 per 100K +29%

Note: Daily cases are a 7-day average to smooth out day-to-day variations in the data. Risk levels are based on a scale developed by the Harvard Global Health Institute and a collaboration of top scientists at institutions around the country.