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Massachusetts COVID-19 positive test rate, hospitalizations, continues to climb as state sees over 2,000 cases



Massachusetts saw another increase in active cases and hospitalizations in Tuesday’s COVID-19 report.

Massachusetts has seen 2,047 more positive cases announced today. An increase from Monday’s report. The 7 day weighted average positive test rate increased yet again to 2.63%.

Massachusetts had seen 1,184 more positive cases announced yesterday.

The Massachusetts Department of Health statistics show a rise in total confirmed cases to 169,976 with 21 more reported dead for a total of 9,957.

The overall amount of tests administered in Massachusetts is now 6,826,328 after 58,341 new molecular tests.

The 3 day average of COVID-19 deaths remain at 18.

Estimated active cases are currently 23,702.

Hospitalizations have increased in 39 of the last 57 days and increased by 30 today to see the total raise to 618.

Nursing home cases, city and town metrics, and cluster information up to November 4th.
Weekly COVID-19 Public Health Report

According to Friday’s report, Fall River has a 41.8 Average Daily Incident Rate per 100,000 (Last 14 days) which is the fifth highest in the state. New Bedford sits at 28.4.

Massachusetts residents subject to COVID-19 quarantine by current status up to November 4th
• Total of individuals subject to quarantine: 108,129
• Total of individuals who have completed monitoring (no longer in quarantine): 101,787
• Total of individuals currently undergoing monitoring/under quarantine: 6,342

As of November 10th, according to the CDC, the United States has seen 9,913,553 cases of COVID-19 with 237,037 reported deaths.

Courtesy of the CDC

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