Indigenous Americans have died of COVID-19 at a rate of 133 per 100,000 people, and Black Americans at a rate of 123.7 per 100,000. The rate is lowest for white and Asian Americans.

Source: “The Color of Coronavirus: COVID-19 Deaths by Race and Ethnicity in the U.S.,” APM Research Lab, Dec. 10, 2020,

Data for the graphic are as follows:

Ethnicity Number of Deaths per 100,000
Indigenous 133.0
Black 123.7
Pacific Islander 90.4
Latino 86.7
White 75.7
Asian 51.6

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