BOSTON (WWLP) – State public health officials reported 16 new confirmed deaths and 5,576 new confirmed COVID-19 cases in Massachusetts.

Total COVID-19 Cases by Age Group:

  • 0-4 years: 2,185
  • 5-9 years: 1,489
  • 10-14 years: 1,500
  • 15-19 years: 2,696
  • 20-29 years: 8,841
  • 30-39 years: 6,553
  • 40-49 years: 4,720
  • 50-59 years: 4,900
  • 60-69 years: 4,081
  • 70-79 years: 2,206
  • 80+ years: 1,449

Testing:

According to the Department of Public Health, 70,283 new tests were performed with an overall of 44,430,991 molecular tests administered.

Antigen Tests: A total of 17,523 new individuals have tested positive with 4,776,055 total tests reported.

The 7-day average of percent positivity is 8.24%

Hospitalizations:

There are 728 patients are currently hospitalized with COVID-19 with 66 patients that are in intensive care units, 27 patients intubated, 484 (66%) patients that are reportedly fully vaccinated and 230 (32%) patients were hospitalized for COVID-19 related illness.

Confirmed COVID-19 Cases:

  • New Cases: 5,576
  • Total Cases: 1,659,250
  • New Deaths: 16
  • Total Deaths: 19,243

Probable COVID-19 Cases

  • New Cases: 947
  • Total Cases: 144,581
  • New Deaths: 2
  • Total Deaths: 1,140

Vaccinations:

  • Massachusetts residents fully vaccinated: 5,370,727
  • Booster doses administered: 3,022,469

COVID-19 Cases in Fully Vaccinated Individuals:

  • 9.9% of all fully vaccinated individuals in Massachusetts have tested positive for COVID-19.
  • 0.16% of fully vaccinated individuals have been hospitalized.
  • 0.05% of fully vaccinated individuals have died from COVID-19.

Hampden County:

  • New Confirmed Cases: 429
  • Total Confirmed Cases: 138,649
  • New Deaths: 1
  • Total Confirmed and Probable Deaths: 1,803

Hampshire County:

  • New Confirmed Cases: 217
  • Total Confirmed Cases: 30,670
  • New Deaths: 1
  • Total Confirmed and Probable Deaths: 358

Franklin County:

  • New Confirmed Cases: 28
  • Total Confirmed Cases: 11,371
  • New Deaths: 2
  • Total Confirmed and Probable Deaths: 140

Berkshire County:

  • New Confirmed Cases: 174
  • Total Confirmed Cases: 26,008
  • New Deaths: 0
  • Total Confirmed and Probable Deaths: 378

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Higher Education:

There are 3,547 new cases in the last week with a total of 92,708 confirmed COVID-19 cases in higher education institutions. In the last week there were 72,111 new tests reported with a total of 15,872,383.