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Arizona reports nearly 2,400 more coronavirus cases in one day

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Posted at 9:22 AM, Jun 16, 2020
and last updated 2020-06-16 15:20:19-04

PHOENIX — There were 2,392 new cases of coronavirus reported in Arizona since Monday, according to Tuesday numbers.

This has been the largest jump in cases in a single day in Arizona, according to ABC15 data analysts.

MAP: Coronavirus cases in Arizona by zip code

On Monday, Arizona Department of Health Services reported a total of 36,705 confirmed cases within the state. That number jumped to 39,097 cases by Tuesday.

The number of reported virus-related deaths increased by 25, from 1,194 on Monday to 1,219 on Tuesday.

About 10,000 more tests were conducted between Monday and Tuesday, according to state health officials, bringing the total number of tests to 489,286.

Take a look at the latest Arizona coronavirus statistics below:

CORONAVIRUS CASES IN ARIZONA

These statistics were last updated on Sept. 22, 2020. Source: Arizona Department of Health Services*

Number of deaths: 5,498
Number of cases: 214,846
Number of total tested: 1,680,643 (at both private and state labs)

Community transmission: Widespread

Case locations by county:
Maricopa: 140,314
Pinal: 10,397
Coconino: 3,777
Pima: 24,798
Navajo: 5,751
Yavapai: 2,489
Apache: 3,462
Cochise: 1,887
Graham: 797
Santa Cruz: 2,824
Yuma: 12,594
Gila: 1,247
Greenlee: 58
Mohave: 3,914
La Paz: 536

As the transmission of coronavirus increases in Arizona, hospitals could reach their licensed bed capacity in about a month, according to several data experts.