Massachusetts coronavirus cases: 6,846 deaths, 96,965 positive tests

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BOSTON (WWLP) – The Department of Public Health reports Sunday there are now 96,965 confirmed positive cases of COVID-19 in Massachusetts, including 6,846 deaths.

According to the DPH, 592,853 individuals have been tested. There are also 664 new confirmed cases Sunday for a total of 96,965 in the state.

There are also 78 new deaths reported for a total of 6,846.

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: In progress
  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 in town. Here is the full list of cases in every city/town in Massachusetts as of May 27th.

Coronavirus cases by county: Total is 96,965

  • Middlesex: 21,287
  • Suffolk: 17,936
  • Essex: 14,225
  • Worcester: 11,018
  • Norfolk: 8,079
  • Plymouth: 7,859
  • Bristol: 7,159
  • Hampden: 6,035
  • Barnstable: 1,312
  • Hampshire: 855
  • Berkshire: 544
  • Franklin: 320
  • Unknown: 296
  • Dukes: 27
  • Nantucket: 13

Coronavirus cases by age group:

  • 0-19: 4,675
  • 20-29: 12,778
  • 30-39: 14,495
  • 40-49: 13,863
  • 50-59: 15,441
  • 60-69: 12,616
  • 70-79: 8,761
  • 80+: 14,046

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

TOP 5: COVID-19 case numbers in western Massachusetts

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