Maryland Department of Health is reporting 508 confirmed cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Howard County (up 33 from yesterday) and 12,308 cases in Maryland (up 736 from yesterday) on April 18th.

Howard County Health Department is still reporting 499 confirmed cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Howard County per their dashboard this morning: (See charts in the post yesterday)

Daily tracking charts:

COVID-19 Statistics in Maryland

Number of Confirmed Cases: 12,308
Number of negative test results: 53,062
Number of Deaths: 463
Number of Probable Deaths: 71
Hospitalizations: 2,757 ever hospitalized
Released From Isolation: 771

Cases and Deaths Data Breakdown
Note: Parenthesis = Number of confirmed deaths
Asterisk = Number of probable deaths
NH = Non-Hispanic

By County

County Cases Deaths
Allegany 33 (1)
Anne Arundel 1,005 (34) 7*
Baltimore City 1,378 (40) 3*
Baltimore County 1,664 (38) 7*
Calvert 109 (2)
Caroline 33
Carroll 308 (26) 2*
Cecil 131 (3)
Charles 347 (16)
Dorchester 20 (1)
Frederick 557 (23) 8*
Garrett 4
Harford 195 5*
Howard 508 (10) 2*
Kent 16 (1)
Montgomery 2,404 (70) 16*
Prince George’s 3,160 (85) 10*
Queen Anne’s 24 (2)
St. Mary’s 101 (1)
Somerset 10
Talbot 16 (1)
Washington 116 (3)
Wicomico 138 (1)
Worcester 31
Data Not Available (105) 11*

By Age Range and Gender

Age/Gender Cases Deaths
0-9 89
10-19 254
20-29 1,311 (2)
30-39 2,010 (8)
40-49 2,215 (9)
50-59 2,399 (24) 4*
60-69 1,831 (72) 12*
70-79 1,253 (93) 11*
80+ 946 (153) 33*
Age Data Not Available (102) 11*
Female: 6,652 (218) 37*
Male: 5,656 (244) 34*
Gender Data Not Available: (1)

By Race and Ethnicity

Race/Ethnicity Cases Deaths
African-American (NH) 4,557 (183) 18*
Asian (NH) 266 (15) 1*
White (NH) 2,869 (148) 40*
Hispanic 1,489 (20)
Other (NH) 458 (14) 1*
Data Not Available 2,669 (83) 11*

Here are important links with data on Coronavirus (COVID-19) numbers:

Here is a site to watch for information on Maryland cases: https://phpa.health.maryland.gov/Pages/Novel-coronavirus.aspx

Here is the site to keep an eye on in Howard County for updates: https://www.howardcountymd.gov/Departments/Health/MM-Alerts-and-Recalls

This is a good site to keep up to date with the latest coronavirus updates worldwide:  (Worldometer) https://www.worldometers.info/coronavirus/ or (Johns Hopkins) https://coronavirus.jhu.edu/map.html.

A local blog reader has put together this really great and informative Google spreadsheet with some great data. Be sure to give it a look daily: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/19a2ACAQVz_Vi2UIcD-byZXKttTmUd8js6-kd3qLO-Ac/edit#gid=280098391

Scott E