ANNAPOLIS, Md. (WJZ) — The number of Marylanders hospitalized due to the coronavirus and the state’s positivity rate increased slightly Thursday as the state topped 110,000 total cases of the virus, data from the state’s health department shows.

As of Thursday, Maryland has logged 110,012 total COVID-19 cases and 3,634 deaths, up from 109,319 and 3,623 on Wednesday.

The state’s test positivity rate increased from 3.36 percent on Wednesday to 3.41 percent on Thursday. Nearly two million tests have been conducted in the state — 1,989,891; of those, 1,247,593 came back negative.

The number of hospitalizations also went up from 370 on Wednesday to 382 on Thursday. Of those, 270 are in acute care and 112 are in intensive care.

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Here’s a breakdown of total cases and deaths by county (probable deaths are listed with an asterisk):

County Cases Deaths
Allegany 398 (20)
Anne Arundel 8,536 (227) 11*
Baltimore City 14,626 (443) 20*
Baltimore County 15,825 (584) 23*
Calvert 795 (27) 1*
Caroline 522 (3)
Carroll 1,728 (120) 3*
Cecil 809 (30) 1*
Charles 2,424 (92) 2*
Dorchester 468 (7)
Frederick 3,532 (118) 7*
Garrett 63
Harford 2,552 (67) 4*
Howard 4,459 (111) 6*
Kent 270 (22) 2*
Montgomery 20,281 (782) 39*
Prince George’s 26,565 (774) 23*
Queen Anne’s 560 (25) 1*
St. Mary’s 1,130 (56)
Somerset 201 (4)
Talbot 478 (4)
Washington 1,349 (34)
Wicomico 1,587 (47)
Worcester 854 (25) 1*
Data not available (12)

Here’s a breakdown of total cases and deaths by age and gender(probable deaths are listed with an asterisk):

Age/Gender Cases Deaths
0-9 4,038
10-19 8,029 (2)
20-29 19,998 (23) 1*
30-39 20,410 (46) 6*
40-49 18,102 (119) 3*
50-59 16,239 (292) 16*
60-69 10,995 (593) 13*
70-79 6,654 (907) 27*
80+ 5,547 (1,650) 78*
Data not available (2)
Female 58,185 (1,777) 76*
Male 51,827 (1,857) 68*

Here’s a breakdown of total cases and deaths by race and ethnicity (probable deaths are listed with an asterisk):

Race/Ethnicity Cases Deaths
African-American (NH) 35,440 (1,491) 56*
Asian (NH) 2,104 (134) 6*
White (NH) 25,821 (1,533) 71*
Hispanic 25,021 (423) 10*
Other (NH) 5,097 (39)
Data not available 16,529 (14) 1*

For the latest information on coronavirus go to the Maryland Health Department’s website or call 211. You can find all of WJZ’s coverage on coronavirus in Maryland here.





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