BOSTON (WWLP) – State public health officials reported 57 new confirmed deaths and 6,623 new confirmed COVID-19 cases in Massachusetts this week.

Total COVID-19 Cases by Age Group:

  • 0-4 years: 1,063
  • 5-9 years: 435
  • 10-14 years: 376
  • 15-19 years: 555
  • 20-29 years: 2,135
  • 30-39 years: 2,419
  • 40-49 years: 1,803
  • 50-59 years: 2,094
  • 60-69 years: 1,906
  • 70-79 years: 1,302
  • 80+ years: 846

Testing:

According to the Department of Public Health, 102,127 new tests were performed with an overall of 47,257,622 molecular tests administered.

Antigen Tests: A total of 8,996 new individuals have tested positive with 5,147,001 total tests reported.

The 7-day average of percent positivity is 7.13%

Hospitalizations:

On September 6, there were 166 patients hospitalized primarily for COVID-19 related illness.

There were 573 patients hospitalized with COVID-19 with 55 patients in intensive care units, 15 patients intubated, 347 (61%) patients that were reportedly fully vaccinated.

Confirmed COVID-19 Cases:

  • New Cases: 6,623
  • Total Cases: 1,852,576
  • New Deaths: 57
  • Total Deaths: 20,169

Probable COVID-19 Cases

  • New Cases: 716
  • Total Cases: 168,755
  • New Deaths: 16
  • Total Deaths: 1,367

Vaccinations:

  • Massachusetts residents fully vaccinated: 5,458,137
  • First booster doses administered: 3,212,933

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Hampden County:

  • New Confirmed Cases: 586
  • Total Confirmed Cases: 155,085
  • New Deaths: 5
  • Total Confirmed and Probable Deaths: 1,897

Hampshire County:

  • New Confirmed Cases: 161
  • Total Confirmed Cases: 35,540
  • New Deaths: 2
  • Total Confirmed and Probable Deaths: 382

Franklin County:

  • New Confirmed Cases: 54
  • Total Confirmed Cases: 13,078
  • New Deaths: 2
  • Total Confirmed and Probable Deaths: 163

Berkshire County:

  • New Confirmed Cases: 191
  • Total Confirmed Cases: 31,080
  • New Deaths: 4
  • Total Confirmed and Probable Deaths: 413