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UPDATE: This is how many coronavirus-related deaths each state is projected to see by January based on current mandates as of Oct. 15

FILE - In this July 6, 2020, file photo, a ventilator helps a COVID-19 patient breath inside the Coronavirus Unit in a Houston hospital. Hospital data related to the coronavirus pandemic in the U.S. will now be collected by a private technology firm, rather than the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention  a move the Trump administration says will speed up reporting but one that concerns some public health leaders. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File)
FILE - In this July 6, 2020, file photo, a ventilator helps a COVID-19 patient breath inside the Coronavirus Unit in a Houston hospital. Hospital data related to the coronavirus pandemic in the U.S. will now be collected by a private technology firm, rather than the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention a move the Trump administration says will speed up reporting but one that concerns some public health leaders. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File) (Copyright 2020 The Associated Press. All rights reserved.)

As the first impacts of coronavirus began in the U.S. several months ago, many states have drawn back social distancing measures to reopen their economies.

Since loosening restrictions after the pandemic forced stay-at-home orders across the country, the United States experienced an increase in positive cases and hospitalizations.

Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME) projected the U.S. saw its peak in daily coronavirus related deaths on April 15. On that day, the number was 32,146.

IHME previously projected the nation will suffer a total of 317,312 deaths related to COVID-19 by December 1. Now they project the United States will experience 389,087 related to the virus by New Year’s Day.

Projections are based on states’ current mandates and masks scenario.

Here are state-by-state projections for COVID-19 related deaths by January 1, 2021:

Alabama

projected COVID-19 deaths: 5,743

Alaska

projected COVID-19 deaths: 196

Arizona

projected COVID-19 deaths: 8,678

Arkansas

projected COVID-19 deaths: 3,860

California

projected COVID-19 deaths: 36,071

Colorado

projected COVID-19 deaths: 6,405

Connecticut

projected COVID-19 deaths: 5,552

Delaware

projected COVID-19 deaths: 1,157

Florida

projected COVID-19 deaths: 28,656

Georgia

projected COVID-19 deaths: 12,541

Hawaii

projected COVID-19 deaths: 727

Idaho

projected COVID-19 deaths: 1,711

Illinois

projected COVID-19 deaths: 18,305

Indiana

projected COVID-19 deaths: 8,880

Iowa

projected COVID-19 deaths: 3,933

Kansas

projected COVID-19 deaths: 3,237

Kentucky

projected COVID-19 deaths: 3,968

Louisiana

projected COVID-19 deaths: 8,543

Maine

projected COVID-19 deaths: 185

Maryland

projected COVID-19 deaths: 5,203

Massachusetts

projected COVID-19 deaths: 13,761

Michigan

projected COVID-19 deaths: 12,892

Minnesota

projected COVID-19 deaths: 5,569

Mississippi

projected COVID-19 deaths: 4,763

Missouri

projected COVID-19 deaths: 5,677

Montana

projected COVID-19 deaths: 795

Nebraska

projected COVID-19 deaths: 1,998

Nevada

projected COVID-19 deaths: 2,652

New Hampshire

projected COVID-19 deaths: 2,272

New Jersey

projected COVID-19 deaths: 16,670

New Mexico

projected COVID-19 deaths: 2,022

New York

projected COVID-19 deaths: 41,989

North Carolina

projected COVID-19 deaths: 9,533

North Dakota

projected COVID-19 deaths: 1,147

Ohio

projected COVID-19 deaths: 10,671

Oklahoma

projected COVID-19 deaths: 2,820

Oregon

projected COVID-19 deaths: 1,911

Pennsylvania

projected COVID-19 deaths: 16,258

Rhode Island

projected COVID-19 deaths: 1,377

South Carolina

projected COVID-19 deaths: 6,409

South Dakota

projected COVID-19 deaths: 960

Tennessee

projected COVID-19 deaths: 7,680

Texas

projected COVID-19 deaths: 31,301

Utah

projected COVID-19 deaths: 3,482

Vermont

projected COVID-19 deaths: 65

Virginia

projected COVID-19 deaths: 7,819

Washington

projected COVID-19 deaths: 4,340

West Virginia

projected COVID-19 deaths: 1,091

Wisconsin

projected COVID-19 deaths: 6,439

Wyoming

projected COVID-19 deaths: 153


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