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State-level Metrics

Solid line represents Alaska 7-day average

New tests Total PCR tests (specimens)

New tests is changing down. The most recent value for New tests was 13466 on Mar 4, and the earlist value for New tests was 16862 on Dec 5. The highest recent value for New tests was 21279 on Feb 16.0 Access all chart data

New cases

Cases is changing up. The most recent value for Cases was 140 on Mar 4, and the earlist value for Cases was 922 on Dec 5. The highest recent value for Cases was 350 on Mar 1.0 Access all chart data

Current hospitalizations

Hospitalization is changing up. The most recent value for Hospitalization was 32 on Mar 4, and the earlist value for Hospitalization was 166 on Dec 5. The highest recent value for Hospitalization was 46 on Feb 24.The lowest recent value for Hospitalization was 32 on Feb 17. Access all chart data

New deaths (Notes)

New deaths is changing down. The most recent value for New deaths was 0 on Mar 4, and the earlist value for New deaths was 1 on Dec 5. The highest recent value for New deaths was 10 on Mar 1.0 Access all chart data
Total cases
56,745
New cases today140
Change over 7 days1.5%+
Total tests
(test encounters)
Not Reported
Total tests
(specimens)
1,724,484
Total tests
(people)
Not Reported

Viral (PCR) tests (HHS data)

Total tests
1,827,388

Source: CELR data from states provided in line level format

This data is published by HHS. It may differ from state-provided data.

Data as of
Total tests (specimens)
Not Reported
Total tests (people)
Not Reported

Warning: Antigen reporting may significantly understate the true number of tests administered

Total tests (specimens)
Not Reported
Total tests (people)
Not Reported
Now hospitalized
32
Now in ICU
Not Reported
Now on ventilator
2
Ever hospitalized
1,290
Ever in ICU
Not Reported
Ever on ventilator
Not Reported

Hospitalization (HHS data)

See this HHS hospitalization data on a map.

Now hospitalized (confirmed + suspected)
33
Now hospitalized (confirmed only)
28
Now in ICU (confirmed + suspected)
7

This data is published by HHS.

Data as of
Hospital discharges
Not Reported
Deaths
303

Long-term-care facilities

Total cases
144
Total deaths
7
Number of facilities affected
7
Percent of state deaths
from LTC facilities
2.3%
New cases since Feb 180%
New deaths since Feb 180%

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Data as of

Vaccinations

Total resident & staff doses administered
6,357
Staff & resident 1st dose administered
4,195
Staff &resident 2nd dose administered
2,139

Vaccinations administered through the Pharmacy Partnership for Long-Term Care Program

Data as of

Race & ethnicity data

We compute the number of cases and deaths per 100k people for each race and ethnicity.

These numbers show the scale of outcomes compared to the size of each group’s population. These are not the number of cases or deaths, rather the proportion of each demographic group who have been affected.

Race & ethnicity: cases per capita

Cases per 100,000 people
Black or African American
6,172
Hispanic or Latino
6,146
Asian
5,307
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
16,362
American Indian or Alaska Native
11,127
White
3,821

(All data is calculated)

Data as of

Race & ethnicity: deaths per capita

Deaths per 100,000 people
Black or African American
37*
Hispanic or Latino
23
Asian
63
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
185
American Indian or Alaska Native
101
White
26

(All data is calculated)

* Based on <10 deaths among members of this race/ethnicity. Interpret with caution.

Data as of

Our latest tweets about Alaska

Our twitter handle is @COVID19Tracking@COVID19Tracking

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A reminder that some states do not report COVID-19 data on the weekends, and today's figures are missing updates from: AK, CT, KS, LA, MP, NM, RI, and WY.

February 28, 2021

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An important caveat: Today's data is missing updates from AK, ID, MP, WA, and WY. Partial updates were provided from several other states. There may be a slight holiday effect reflected in data later this week.

February 15, 2021

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AK announced it will no longer provide weekend COVID-19 updates. Data on Mondays will include weekend backlogs moving forward.

February 6, 2021

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20 states provided no update: AK, CA, CT, DC, ID, KS, KY, LA, MA, MI, MN, MP, NC, ND, NH, OH, RI, SC, SD, UT, VT. 7 other states made partial updates.

December 26, 2020

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Zooming into the state level, more than 10 states broke case records today: AK, AR, AZ, DE, IN, MA, ME, NJ, PA, RI, and VT. Note: AZ had a higher count on Dec. 1, but it was a data backlog.

December 4, 2020

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