Maryland Department of Health is reporting 592 confirmed cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Howard County (up 27 from yesterday) and 14,775 cases in Maryland (up 582 from yesterday) on April 22nd.

Howard County Health Department is reporting 613 confirmed cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Howard County per their dashboard this morning:

In Howard County zip code 21045 has the most total cases of Coronavirus (98) and zip codes 20723 and 21045 have the highest concentration of cases “rate per 10,000” (245:

COVID-19 Statistics in Maryland

Number of confirmed cases: 14,775
Number of negative test results: 61,754
Number of confirmed deaths: 631
Number of probable deaths: 67
Currently hospitalized: 1432
Acute care: 905
Intensive care: 527
Ever hospitalized: 3,325
Released from isolation: 981

Cases and Deaths Data Breakdown:
Parenthesis = Confirmed death, laboratory-confirmed positive COVID-19 test result
Asterisk = Probable death, death certificate lists COVID-19 as the cause of death but not yet confirmed by a laboratory test
NH = Non-Hispanic

By County

County Cases Deaths
Allegany 58 (3)
Anne Arundel 1,190 (49) 7*
Baltimore City 1,602 (58) 6*
Baltimore County 2,012 (58) 9*
Calvert 118 (5)
Caroline 41
Carroll 344 (32)
Cecil 134 (5)
Charles 427 (29) 1*
Dorchester 28 (1)
Frederick 658 (29) 6*
Garrett 4
Harford 267 (2) 6*
Howard 592 (13) 1*
Kent 36 (1)
Montgomery 2,868 (110) 16*
Prince George’s 3,875 (125) 7*
Queen Anne’s 31 (2)
St. Mary’s 112 (3)
Somerset 11
Talbot 23 (1)
Washington 127 (3)
Wicomico 183 (2)
Worcester 34
Data Not Available (100) 8*

By Age Range and Gender

Age/Gender Cases Deaths
0-9 132
10-19 337
20-29 1,595 (2)
30-39 2,415 (12) 1*
40-49 2,611 (12) 1*
50-59 2,805 (39) 5*
60-69 2,156 (90) 8*
70-79 1,512 (150) 10*
80+ 1,212 (228) 34*
Age Data Not Available (98) 8*
Female: 7,954 (292) 41*
Male: 6,821 (339) 26*
Gender Data Not Available:

By Race and Ethnicity

Race/Ethnicity Cases Deaths
African-American (NH) 5,540 (289) 19*
Asian (NH) 304 (21) 1*
White (NH) 3,476 (234) 38*
Hispanic 2,033 (69)
Other (NH) 571 (10)
Data Not Available 2,851 (8) 9*

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

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