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Alabama Now Has Highest Number of COVID-19 Deaths in the US
Over the past 2 weeks, Alabama has reported approximately 100 deaths per day due to COVID-19, making it the state with the highest pandemic-related death rate. The statistic means that 18 out of 100,000 Alabamians are dying each week. West Virginia has the second highest number of deaths with 10 per 100,000. On the positive side, the number of Alabama residents hospitalized due to COVID-19 continues to decline. The Southern state has one of the lowest rates of COVID-19 vaccination. Click here to read more.