UPDATE: View the latest NottinghamMD.com COVID-19 reports here.
Original story below…
As of Monday, there have been 84,876 cases of novel coronavirus in Maryland, an increase of 1,128 cases since Sunday. A total of 23,400 tests were performed over the past 24 hours…the fifth-highest one-day total since the pandemic began. Maryland has now conducted 1,120,761 tests.
As seen in the chart below, the daily number of new cases reported seems to have a direct correlation to the number of tests being performed…
The statewide positivity rate stands at 4.61%, a slight increase from Sunday’s 4.47%. Baltimore County’s positivity rate stands at 5.94%, a slight increase from Sunday’s 5.79%.
There have been 3,315 related deaths and 536 individuals are currently hospitalized…an increase of 6 deaths and a decrease of 4 hospitalized patients since Sunday. Approximately 70% of Maryland’s COVID-19 fatalities have been among those over 70 years of age (2,329/3,315), as seen in the chart below from the Maryland Department of Health.
A total of 145 ICU beds are currently in use, a decrease of 8 beds since Sunday. There have now been 770,642 negative test results and 5,434 patients have been released from isolation.
Baltimore County has confirmed 11,124 COVID-19 cases and and 508 deaths (note: “probable” deaths are not included in these totals).
Case breakdown by zip code in NottinghamMD.com’s coverage area:
- 21128 (Perry Hall) – 135 cases
- 21162 (White Marsh) – 48 cases
- 21234 (Hillendale/Parkville/Carney) – 901 cases
- 21236 (Overlea/Fullerton/Nottingham) – 390 cases
“Maryland is now reporting a 4.61% statewide positivity rate,” said Governor Larry Hogan on Monday. “Total current hospitalizations have dropped slightly to 536 with 145 ICU beds in use.”
“Remember: only you can stop the spread of COVID-19,” Hogan added. “Wear a mask, practice physical distancing, and wash your hands.”
Additional charts and data can be found below.