4,714 new COVID-19 cases in Connecticut Since Friday


HARTFORD, CT – 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, November 30, 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.

Related News:  Former Second-in-Command of Boston Latin Kings Chapter Sentenced for Racketeering Conspiracy
Overall Summary Total Change Since Friday
COVID-19 Cases (confirmed and probable) 117,295 +4,714
COVID-19 Tests Reported (molecular and antigen) 3,253,650 +106,821
Daily Test Positivity   4.41%
Patients Currently Hospitalized with COVID-19 1,098 +81
COVID-19 Associated Deaths 5,020 +59

County-by-county breakdown of current COVID-19 hospitalizations:

County Current COVID-19 Hospitalizations
Fairfield County 335
Hartford County 279
Litchfield County 17
Middlesex County 25
New Haven County 369
New London County 57
Tolland County 5
Windham County 11
Total 1,098

For a series of interactive graphs and maps that provide additional data, including metrics related to age, gender, and race/ethnicity, as well as data broken down by every town and city in Connecticut, visit ct.gov/coronavirus and click the link that is labeled, “Data Tracker.”

Related News:  South Korean charged with healthcare fraud as be boarded plan to leave U.S. at JFK Airport

Providing information to Connecticut residents

For the most up-to-date information from the State of Connecticut on COVID-19, residents are encouraged to visit ct.gov/coronavirus. Residents can also subscribe to text message alerts from the state by texting the keyword COVIDCT to 888-777.

Do you enjoy Shore News Network? Please consider supporting this site as big tech continues their crackdown on any media that doesn't agree with them. Click here to donate today.

Individuals who have general questions that are not answered on the website can call 2-1-1 for assistance. The hotline is available 24 hours a day and has multilingual assistance. Anyone who is out-of-state or requires a toll-free number can connect to Connecticut 2-1-1 by dialing 1-800-203-1234. This is intended to be used by individuals who are not experiencing symptoms but may have general questions related to COVID-19. Anyone who is experiencing symptoms are strongly urged to contact their medical provider.

Related News:  In midst of Pandemic, Biden nominates health official with no health experience, Cruz says