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Arizona passes 50,000 confirmed cases of coronavirus after week of record-breaking numbers

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Posted at 8:26 AM, Jun 21, 2020
and last updated 2020-06-21 11:26:22-04

PHOENIX — Arizona has surpassed 50,000 confirmed cases of coronavirus as our state continues to see record-breaking new reports from health officials.

According to information Sunday morning from the Arizona Department of Health Services, our state had 2,592 new cases reported, bringing Arizona to a total of 52,390 confirmed cases.

MAP: Coronavirus cases in Arizona by zip code

In the past week, we have continued to set single-day records for numbers of new cases being seen.

On Friday, our state saw its highest one-day case total so far, with 3,246 new cases. Saturday continued the concerning trend, with another 3,109 confirmed cases.

Last week, cities across the state began implementing requirements for masks when out in public, as spread of the virus continued to worsen.

Governor Ducey has also called on the National Guard to aid in contact tracing throughout the state.

CORONAVIRUS CASES IN ARIZONA

These statistics were last updated on July 3, 2020. Source: Arizona Department of Health Services
Number of deaths: 1,788
Number of cases: 91,858
Number of total tested: 755,768 (at both private and state labs)

Community transmission: Widespread

Case locations by county:
Maricopa: 57,929
Pinal: 4,139
Coconino: 2,087
Pima: 9,024
Navajo: 3,817
Yavapai: 861
Apache: 2,418
Cochise: 710
Graham: 125
Santa Cruz: 1,887
Yuma: 6,824
Gila: 325
Greenlee: 19
Mohave: 1,342
La Paz: 351