Massachusetts COVID-19 Daily Report: 16 new deaths, 1,290 new cases

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BOSTON (WWLP) – State public health officials reported 16 new confirmed deaths and 1,290 new confirmed COVID-19 cases in Massachusetts.

Total COVID-19 Cases by Age Group:

  • 0-4 years: 736
  • 5-9 years: 881
  • 10-14 years: 889
  • 15-19 years: 961
  • 20-29 years: 3,443
  • 30-39 years: 2,776
  • 40-49 years: 1,776
  • 50-59 years: 1,600
  • 60-69 years: 1,062
  • 70-79 years: 524
  • 80+ years: 293

Testing:

According to the Department of Public Health, 47,054 new tests were performed with an overall of 25,720,356 molecular tests administered.

Antigen Tests: A total of 17,384 new individuals have tested positive with 1,655,889 total tests reported.

The 7-day average of percent positivity is 2.72%

Hospitalizations:

There are 575 patients are currently hospitalized with COVID-19 with 140 patients that are in intensive care units and 63 patients intubated.

Confirmed COVID-19 Cases:

  • New Cases: 1,290
  • Total Cases: 699,177
  • New Deaths: 16
  • Total Deaths: 17,825

Probable COVID-19 Cases

  • New Cases: 310
  • Total Cases: 49,576
  • New Deaths: 0
  • Total Deaths: 370

Hampden County:

  • New Confirmed Cases: 144
  • Total Confirmed Cases: 55,925
  • New Deaths: 1
  • Total Confirmed and Probable Deaths: 1,553

Hampshire County:

  • New Confirmed Cases: 12
  • Total Confirmed Cases: 9,632
  • New Deaths: 1
  • Total Confirmed and Probable Deaths: 301

Franklin County:

  • New Confirmed Cases: 1
  • Total Confirmed Cases: 2,756
  • New Deaths: 0
  • Total Confirmed and Probable Deaths: 114

Berkshire County:

  • New Confirmed Cases: 19
  • Total Confirmed Cases: 7,177
  • New Deaths: 1
  • Total Confirmed and Probable Deaths: 302

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Higher Education:

There are 119 new cases in the last week with a total of 18,490 confirmed COVID-19 cases in higher education institutions. In the last week there were 53,938 new tests reported with a total of 8,388,355.

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