Massachusetts COVID-19 Daily Report: 18 new deaths, 2,096 new cases

Coronavirus Local Impact

BOSTON (WWLP) – State public health officials reported 18 new confirmed deaths and 2,096 new confirmed COVID-19 cases in Massachusetts.

Total COVID-19 Cases by Age Group:

  • 0-4 years: 1,054
  • 5-9 years: 1,320
  • 10-14 years: 1,302
  • 15-19 years: 1,419
  • 20-29 years: 4,335
  • 30-39 years: 3,460
  • 40-49 years: 2,473
  • 50-59 years: 2,330
  • 60-69 years: 1,587
  • 70-79 years: 860
  • 80+ years: 456

Testing:

According to the Department of Public Health, 84,745 new tests were performed with an overall of 26,811,992 molecular tests administered.

Antigen Tests: A total of 14,256 new individuals have tested positive with 1,807,492 total tests reported.

The 7-day average of percent positivity is 2.48%

Hospitalizations:

There are 622 patients are currently hospitalized with COVID-19 with 166 patients that are in intensive care units and 93 patients intubated. There are 178 patients of the 622 patients are reportedly fully vaccinated.

Confirmed COVID-19 Cases:

  • New Cases: 2,096
  • Total Cases: 723,633
  • New Deaths: 18
  • Total Deaths: 17,954

Probable COVID-19 Cases

  • New Cases: 311
  • Total Cases: 51,516
  • New Deaths: 0
  • Total Deaths: 378

Hampden County:

  • New Confirmed Cases: 202
  • Total Confirmed Cases: 58,693
  • New Deaths: 2
  • Total Confirmed and Probable Deaths: 1,566

Hampshire County:

  • New Confirmed Cases: 46
  • Total Confirmed Cases: 10,106
  • New Deaths: 0
  • Total Confirmed and Probable Deaths: 307

Franklin County:

  • New Confirmed Cases: 27
  • Total Confirmed Cases: 2,916
  • New Deaths: 0
  • Total Confirmed and Probable Deaths: 115

Berkshire County:

  • New Confirmed Cases: 14
  • Total Confirmed Cases: 7,605
  • New Deaths: 2
  • Total Confirmed and Probable Deaths: 306

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Higher Education:

There are 500 new cases in the last week with a total of 19,522 confirmed COVID-19 cases in higher education institutions. In the last week there were 190,938 new tests reported with a total of 8,802,144.

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