Coronavirus (COVID-19)

  • state level

    State Data and Policy Actions to Address Coronavirus

    States are taking aggressive action to slow down the spread of the novel coronavirus and prepare their health care systems for dealing with those who become ill with COVID-19, the disease the virus causes. This tool features state-level data on COVID-19 cases and deaths, state policy actions, and data about health coverage and provider capacity within each state. 
  • Global Health

    COVID-19 Coronavirus Tracker

    This tracker provides the number of cases and deaths from novel coronavirus by country, the trend in case and death counts by country, and a global map showing which countries have cases and deaths.  The data are drawn from the Johns Hopkins University Coronavirus Resource Center’s COVID-19 map.
  • Medicaid

    Medicaid Emergency Authority Tracker: Approved State Actions to Address COVID-19

    This resource captures key information on approved Medicaid emergency authorities to address the COVID-19 Coronavirus emergency. It includes details on Section 1135 waivers and 1915 (c) Waiver Appendix K strategies and will be updated to capture additional waiver and different emergency authorities as needed.

coronavirus statistics

Latest Polling
40% of the public says their life has been disrupted at least “some” by the coronavirus outbreak, including 16% who say it has been disrupted “a lot.” (Poll Finding)
Governments, multilateral organizations, and private funders have pledged or distributed an estimated $8.3 billion in overall financial support for the global COVID-19 response. (Issue Brief)
Medicaid plays a particularly significant role for populations with complex health needs, covering 45% of nonelderly adults with disabilities, and more than six in ten nursing home residents.  (Issue Brief)
25% of workers worked at home in 2017-2018. The rate of telecommuting varies greatly between industries. Only 7% of workers in leisure and hospitality industries have worked from home. (Issue Brief)
vulnerable populations

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