Massachusetts COVID-19 Daily Report: 15 new deaths, 1,343 new cases

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BOSTON (WWLP) – State public health officials reported 15 new confirmed deaths and 1,343 new confirmed COVID-19 cases in Massachusetts.

Total COVID-19 Cases by Age Group:

  • 0-4 years: 898
  • 5-9 years: 1,578
  • 10-14 years: 1,671
  • 15-19 years: 1,086
  • 20-29 years: 2,577
  • 30-39 years: 2,878
  • 40-49 years: 2,246
  • 50-59 years: 2,149
  • 60-69 years: 1,633
  • 70-79 years: 877
  • 80+ years: 491

Testing:

According to the Department of Public Health, 106,526 new tests were performed with an overall of 30,462,321 molecular tests administered.

Antigen Tests: A total of 11,702 new individuals have tested positive with 2,223,954 total tests reported.

The 7-day average of percent positivity is 1.78%

Hospitalizations:

There are 519 patients are currently hospitalized with COVID-19 with 144 patients that are in intensive care units and 82 patients intubated. There are 180 patients of the 519 patients that are reportedly fully vaccinated.

Confirmed COVID-19 Cases:

  • New Cases: 1,343
  • Total Cases: 786,143
  • New Deaths: 15
  • Total Deaths: 18,520

Probable COVID-19 Cases

  • New Cases: 111
  • Total Cases: 56,509
  • New Deaths: 0
  • Total Deaths: 391

Hampden County:

  • New Confirmed Cases: 120
  • Total Confirmed Cases: 65,096
  • New Deaths: 3
  • Total Confirmed and Probable Deaths: 1,655

Hampshire County:

  • New Confirmed Cases: 15
  • Total Confirmed Cases: 11,553
  • New Deaths: 0
  • Total Confirmed and Probable Deaths: 318

Franklin County:

  • New Confirmed Cases: 12
  • Total Confirmed Cases: 3,409
  • New Deaths: 0
  • Total Confirmed and Probable Deaths: 122

Berkshire County:

  • New Confirmed Cases: 43
  • Total Confirmed Cases: 8,699
  • New Deaths: 1
  • Total Confirmed and Probable Deaths: 321

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Higher Education:

There are 352 new cases in the last week with a total of 23,905 confirmed COVID-19 cases in higher education institutions. In the last week there were 303,965 new tests reported with a total of 10,698,950.

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