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CORONAVIRUS

COVID-19 update: Friday, May 15, 2020

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(EDITOR’S NOTE: This information is current as of Friday afternoon, May 15, 2020.)

Daily statistics

New Mexico: May 15: 5,662 cases, 253 deaths, 1,671 recoveries. May 14: 5,503 cases, 242 deaths, 1,576 recoveries. Doña Ana County: May 15: 270 cases. May 14: 259 cases. ()

Texas: May 15: 45,198 cases, 1,272 deaths, 25,454 recoveries. May 14: 42,403 cases, 1,158 deaths, 23,519 recoveries. El Paso County: May 15: 1,607 cases, 43 deaths. May 14: 1,456 cases, 41 deaths. (; click on “Case Counts”)

Mexico: May 15: 42,595 cases, 4,477 deaths, 28,475 recoveries. May 14: 40,186 cases, 4,220 deaths, 26,990 recoveries. State of Chihuahua: May 15: 1,000 cases, 189 deaths. May 14: 993 cases, 169 deaths. Cuidad Juarez: May 15: 615 cases, 152 deaths. May 14: 583 cases, 133 deaths. (Note: coronavirus data is more difficult to accurately track in Mexico.)

United States: May 15: 1,460,159 cases, 87,218 deaths, 254,987 recoveries. May 14: 1,421,061 cases, 84,763 deaths, 243,517 recoveries. ()

Worldwide: May 15: 4,483,864 cases (577 per million), 303,825 deaths, 1,609,475 recoveries. May 14: 4,347,015 (559 per million), 297,197 deaths, 1,548,547 recoveries.


Regional statistics

New Mexico (May 15) (New Mexico population: 2.1 million)

124,458 tests; May 14: 119,601

5,662 positive (4.55 percent); May 14: 5,503 (4.6 percent)

223 currently hospitalized; May 14: 209

1,671 recoveries; May 14: 1,576

253 deaths; May 14: 242

Doña Ana County: 270 cases. 8,855 tests (3 percent positive). May 14: 259 cases, 8,625 tests (3 percent). Two deaths.

Texas (May 15) (Texas population: 29.9 million)

645,992 tests; May 14: 623,284

45,198 positive (7 percent); May 14: 43,851 (7.04 percent)

1,716 currently hospitalized; May 14: 1,648

25,454 recoveries; May 14: 24,487

1,272 deaths; May 14: 1,216

El Paso County: 1,607 cases, 43 deaths, 793 recoveries, 76 currently hospitalized. May 14: 1,456 cases, 41 deaths, 751 recoveries, 73 currently hospitalized.