NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — New data shows just five states make up 43% of new COVID cases across the country over the last week.

According to Johns Hopkins University, those states are New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Michigan and Florida.

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Altogether, the university reported more than 197,000 cases.

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New Jersey’s positivity rate over the past week was 8.78%, while New York’s was 3.57%, according to Johns Hopkins University’s coronavirus resource center.

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New York reported over 53,000 new cases in the past week, and New Jersey reported nearly 28,600.

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