Percentage of Black Oklahomans who account for the state’s COVID-19 cases, while they represent 7 percent of the state’s population.  White Oklahomans account for 74 percent of the state’s COVID-19 cases and 72 percent of the state’s population. American Indians or Alaska Natives account for 7 percent of Oklahoma’s COVID-19 cases and 8 percent of the state’s population. 

[Source: COVID Tracking Project

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