ANNAPOLIS, Md. (WJZ) — Coronavirus hospitalizations are up and the cases number grew by more than 900 Sunday in Maryland, as the state reports a total of 95,503 confirmed COVID-19 cases over the span of the pandemic.

According to officials, there are 922 more COVID-19 cases since Saturday.

Hospitalizations also increased by 10 total bringing the total to 525 — nine more acute cases and one more patient in the ICU, making the total 128.

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Eight more people died since Saturday, meaning 3,448 Marylanders have died over the span of the pandemic.

The statewide positivity rate is at 3.75%.

UPDATE: The @MDHealthDept is now reporting 95,503 confirmed cases of #COVIDー19 in Maryland. The state has conducted a total of 1,438,739 tests.

The statewide positivity rate is now 3.75%.

Number of persons tested negative: 943,842
Number of confirmed deaths: 3,448 pic.twitter.com/FPbTjjBblf

— Kata D. Hall (@katadhall) August 9, 2020

More than 1.43 million tests were administered in the state with more than 943,000 coming back negative.

CORONAVIRUS RESOURCES: 

A breakdown of the cases:

By County

County
Cases
Deaths
Allegany
291
(18)

Anne Arundel
7,361
(216)
9*
Baltimore City
12,547
(413)
15*
Baltimore County
13,257
(541)
22*
Calvert
697
(27)
1*
Caroline
451
(3)

Carroll
1,546
(115)
2*
Cecil
702
(29)
1*
Charles
2,024
(89)
2*
Dorchester
371
(5)

Frederick
3,067
(114)
7*
Garrett
49

Harford
1,968
(66)
3*
Howard
3,846
(104)
6*
Kent
243
(22)
1*
Montgomery
18,392
(764)
39*
Prince George’s
23,697
(730)
23*
Queen Anne’s
431
(24)
1*
St. Mary’s
983
(52)

Somerset
136
(3)

Talbot
400
(4)

Washington
1,012
(31)

Wicomico
1,338
(45)

Worcester
694
(19)
1*
Data not available

(14)
4*

By Age Range and Gender

Age/Gender
Cases
Deaths
0-9
3,297

10-19
6,211
(1)

20-29
16,721
(21)
1*
30-39
17,958
(45)
5*
40-49
15,982
(110)
3*
50-59
14,256
(272)
15*
60-69
9,774
(565)
12*
70-79
6,053
(849)
22*
80+
5,251
(1,573)
75*
Data not available

(12)
4*
Female
50,343
(1,694)
70*
Male
45,160
(1,754)
67*

By Race and Ethnicity

Race/Ethnicity
Cases
Deaths
African-American (NH)
29,841
(1,415)
50*
Asian (NH)
1,726
(129)
6*
White (NH)
20,895
(1,456)
67*
Hispanic
23,781
(398)
10*
Other (NH)
4,191
(36)

Data not available
15,069
(14)
4*

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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