New York state has more confirmed coronavirus cases than any other country outside of the United States, according to data from Johns Hopkins University.
The state has at least 161,807 confirmed cases, overtaking Spain, Italy, France and Germany. The United States leads as the country with the most confirmed cases, clocking in at over 466,000.
New York state, though it beats out every country but the United States in terms of confirmed cases, has fewer deaths than countries like Spain, France, and Italy. Spain’s reported 15,843 deaths, according to the latest tallies, while Italy has reported 18,279 and France has 12,228.
New York City, which has become the epicenter of the outbreak, has had at least 5,150 deaths, according to the latest tallies from Johns Hopkins University.