Data sources: Johns Hopkins University CSSE reports; state and national government health departments, and local media reports.
Confirmed cases - include presumptive positive cases.
Estimated cases - the unofficial number of infected people.
Active cases = total confirmed - total recovered - total deaths.
Estimated for the end of the day - assumptions about the number of infected people for the end of the current day.
|Region||Confirmed cases||Deaths||Cases/100k pop.|
|Middlesex County||136 324||3 791||8 458|
|Essex County||98 415||2 410||12 473|
|Worcester County||77 921||2 253||9 381|
|Bristol County||67 426||1 752||11 929|
|Norfolk County||55 394||1 808||7 838|
|Hampden County||52 798||1 539||11 321|
|Plymouth County||49 617||1 452||9 520|
|Barnstable County||14 282||474||6 705|
|Hampshire County||9 222||300||5 715|
|Berkshire County||6 618||289||5 297|
|Franklin County||2 593||113||3 695|
The U.S. health regulators continue to monitor COVID-19 cases in the country. As of today, Massachusetts is in the top 10 the U.S. states with the most cases. Middlesex County is reported to have the highest count of coronavirus patients in this state - 136K. Essex County and Suffolk County are in the second and third places accordingly.
It is calculated that in next week the overall number of COVID-19 cases in Suffolk County will reach 95K cases. Due to the high population density of 13,882 people per mi2 (5,360 people per km2) the risk of infection in this area is above average. The number of fatal cases in Massachusetts rose up to 18K people. Besides, the rate of infection in Suffolk County is informed to be 12K per 100,000 people that is considered to be above average.
It’s important to get the virus under control, while social distancing orders in the country help slow the spread of the virus. You should be aware of protection measures and the symptoms of coronavirus.How to protect yourself from coronavirus? What are coronavirus symptoms?