Michigan reported 3,431 new cases of coronavirus on Saturday, May 1, continuing a declining trend in daily cases.
Data on the state coronavirus also show 131 deaths on Saturday. State health officials did not immediately say how many of the deaths were from a routine archive check that did not necessarily occur in the past 24 hours.
There are now a total of 844,385 cases and 1
On April 23, the seven-day average for daily cases was 4977. As of Friday, it had dropped to 3761 as a seven-day average.
The percentage of positive cases, compared to all given tests, also continues to decrease
As of Friday, the percentage had risen to 9.83% based on 44,411 tests. A week earlier, the rate was 11.38 percent.
As of Friday, Michigan hospitals reported 3,135 patients with confirmed or suspected COVID-19, of whom 813 were in intensive care units.
On April 22, there were 3,918 adult patients in hospitals with suspected or confirmed COVID-19, with 895 adult patients in the intensive care unit.
Looking back, in the intensive care unit on Thursday, April 15, there were 4,149 hospitalizations with 848 patients.
Demographics show that among the age groups, the age group between 20 and 29 years continues to have the most cases of coronavirus in Michigan with 160,299 cases.
The group was followed by the 30-39 age group with 130,572 cases.
For more nationwide data, visit the MLive coronavirus data page here.
To find a testing site near you, check out the online state test finder, here, email COVID19@michigan.gov or call 888-535-6136 between 8:00 and 17:00 on weekdays.
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