Lane County, Oregon is seeing a drop in reported cases of COVID-19

Oregon reported the lowest number of coronavirus cases in the week ending Sunday, adding 3,306 new cases. This is 22% less than last week, when there were 4,237 new cases of the virus that causes COVID-19.

A USA TODAY analysis of data from Johns Hopkins University shows Oregon ranked 23rd among the states where the coronavirus was spreading the fastest. In the last week, the number of cases of coronavirus in the United States decreased by 16.4% compared to the previous week, and there were 250,233 cases. With 1.27% of the nation’s population, Oregon had 1.32% of the nation’s cases in the past week. Across the country, eight states reported more cases in the past week than the previous week.

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