Massachusetts COVID-19 Daily Report: 84 new deaths, 8,616 new cases

BOSTON (WWLP) – State public health officials reported 84 new confirmed deaths and 8,616 new confirmed COVID-19 cases in Massachusetts.

Total COVID-19 Cases by Age Group:

  • 0-4 years: 12,517
  • 5-9 years: 12,056
  • 10-14 years: 12,156
  • 15-19 years: 14,057
  • 20-29 years: 31,256
  • 30-39 years: 28,743
  • 40-49 years: 23,516
  • 50-59 years: 21,619
  • 60-69 years: 14,143
  • 70-79 years: 6,547
  • 80+ years: 4,670

Testing:

According to the Department of Public Health, 117,902 new tests were performed with an overall of 38,845,677 molecular tests administered.

Antigen Tests: A total of 27,281 new individuals have tested positive with 3,925,250 total tests reported.

The 7-day average of percent positivity is 9.48%

Hospitalizations:

There are 2,521 patients are currently hospitalized with COVID-19 with 396 patients that are in intensive care units, 237 patients intubated and 1,284 patients that are reportedly fully vaccinated.

Confirmed COVID-19 Cases:

  • New Cases: 8,616
  • Total Cases: 1,466,315
  • New Deaths: 84
  • Total Deaths: 21,271

Probable COVID-19 Cases

  • New Cases: 1,081
  • Total Cases: 123,987
  • New Deaths: 3
  • Total Deaths: 568

Vaccinations:

  • Massachusetts residents fully vaccinated: 5,192,287
  • Booster doses administered: 2,650,607

COVID-19 Cases in Fully Vaccinated Individuals:

  • 7.6% of all fully vaccinated individuals in Massachusetts have tested positive for COVID-19.
  • 0.11% of fully vaccinated individuals have been hospitalized.
  • 0.03% of fully vaccinated individuals have died from COVID-19.

Hampden County:

  • New Confirmed Cases: 782
  • Total Confirmed Cases: 124,566
  • New Deaths: 12
  • Total Confirmed and Probable Deaths: 1,905

Hampshire County:

  • New Confirmed Cases: 188
  • Total Confirmed Cases: 23,618
  • New Deaths: 3
  • Total Confirmed and Probable Deaths: 376

Franklin County:

  • New Confirmed Cases: 110
  • Total Confirmed Cases: 9,084
  • New Deaths: 1
  • Total Confirmed and Probable Deaths: 150

Berkshire County:

  • New Confirmed Cases: 224
  • Total Confirmed Cases: 20,043
  • New Deaths: 1
  • Total Confirmed and Probable Deaths: 367

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Higher Education:

There are 5,176 new cases in the last week with a total of 58,787 confirmed COVID-19 cases in higher education institutions. In the last week there were 266,040 new tests reported with a total of 13,477,888.