LAMONT UPDATE ON CORONAVIRUS RESPONSE


As the State of Connecticut continues taking actions in response to the global spread of coronavirus disease (COVID-19), Governor Ned Lamont provided the following updates as of 5:00 p.m. on Monday, August 24, 2020:

 

Data updates on testing in Connecticut

 

The following is a summary of the day-to-day newly reported data on cases, deaths, and tests in Connecticut. It is important to note that these newly reported updates include data that occurred over the last several days to a week. All data in this report are preliminary, and data for previous dates will be updated as new reports are received and data errors are corrected.

 

Overall Summary Statewide Total

(includes confirmed and probable cases)

Change Since Friday
COVID-19 Cases 52,011 +492
COVID-19-Associated Deaths 4,460 0
Patients Currently Hospitalized with COVID-19 57 +3
COVID-19 PCR Tests Reported 1,075,645 +55,317

 

County-by-county breakdown:

 

County COVID-19 Cases COVID-19 Deaths COVID-19 Hospitalizations
Confirmed Probable Confirmed Probable
Fairfield County 17,899 706 1,098 313 12
Hartford County 12,532 648 1,102 320 14
Litchfield County 1,588 70 118 21 0
Middlesex County 1,371 63 154 38 5
New Haven County 13,083 435 959 152 22
New London County 1,450 67 78 27 4
Tolland County 1,023 62 51 14 0
Windham County 770 10 14 1 0
Pending address validation 224 10 0 0 0
Total 49,940 2,071 3,574 886 57

 

For several additional graphs and tables containing more data, including a list of cases in every municipality, visit ct.gov/coronavirus and click the link that is labeled, “COVID-19 Data Tracker.”

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