Massachusetts Coronavirus: 8,115 deaths, 105,783 total confirmed cases

Coronavirus Local Impact

BOSTON (WWLP) – State public health officials on Monday reported 154 new confirmed COVID-19 cases in Massachusetts, bringing the total number of confirmed cases statewide to 105,783.

According to the Department of Public Health, 8,587 new tests were performed with a total of 960,099 individuals have been tested by molecular tests.

315 new individuals have been tested positive by antibody tests with 80,888 total tests reported.

There are also 5 new deaths reported for a total of 8,115 confirmed cases.

Confirmed COVID-19 Cases:

  • New Cases: 154
  • Total Cases: 105,783
  • New Deaths: 5
  • Total Deaths: 8,115

Probable COVID-19 Cases:

Probable cases are individuals who have not been tested by the standard viral (molecular) test. They have either 1) had a positive antibody test and either had COVID symptoms or were likely to be exposed to a positive case or 2) did not have an antibody test but had COVID symptoms and were known to be exposed to a positive case.
Probable cases also include individuals whose death certificate listed COVID-19 as a cause of death but who were not tested.

  • New Cases: 76
  • Total Cases: 6,044
  • New Deaths: 0
  • Total Deaths: 215

The report issued includes six public health indicators. Before and during reopening, these metrics must continue to show progress.

  1. COVID-19 positive test rate: Positive trend
  2. Number of individuals who died from COVID-19: In progress
  3. Number of patients with COVID-19 in hospitals: Positive trend
  4. Healthcare system readiness: In progress
  5. Testing capacity: Positive trend
  6. Contract tracing capabilities: In progress

Every Wednesday, the Massachusetts Department of Public Health releases new numbers of coronavirus cases in every city and town. Here is the full list of cases in every city/town in Massachusetts as of July 8th

Coronavirus cases by county:

  • Middlesex: 24,536
  • Suffolk: 20,342
  • Essex: 16,485
  • Worcester: 12,679
  • Norfolk: 9,485
  • Plymouth: 8,822
  • Bristol: 8,491
  • Hampden: 7,019
  • Barnstable: 1,582
  • Hampshire: 1,008
  • Berkshire: 615
  • Franklin: 384
  • Unknown: 299
  • Dukes: 58
  • Nantucket: 22

Coronavirus cases by age group:

  • 0-19: 6,137
  • 20-29: 15,849
  • 30-39: 16,877
  • 40-49: 15,913
  • 50-59: 17,659
  • 60-69: 14,346
  • 70-79: 9,573
  • 80+: 15,200

You can get more details about the COVID-19 cases in the Commonwealth here.

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