Tracking total COVID deaths per state on Feb. 21, 2021

Here’s how virus deaths compare by state in the US

An ambulance leaves Harbor-UCLA Medical Center Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2021, in Torrance, Calif. (AP Photo/Ashley Landis) (Ashley Landis, Copyright 2021 The Associated Press. All rights reserved)

Of the world’s 2.4 million COVID deaths, nearly 20 percent have taken place in the United States as of Feb. 21, according to data from Johns Hopkins University.

Each week, we’ll provide an update on each state’s total number of COVID-19 deaths and how they compare to other states.

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Below is the total coronavirus death count for each state in the U.S. on Feb. 21, 2021.

To see specific death counts for a state, hover your mouse over the state’s bar in the graph.

Compare the data above to last week’s report here.

Graph: See how COVID cases compare in all 50 states here