Maryland Department of Health is reporting 1,285 confirmed cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Howard County (up 27 from yesterday) and 35,903 cases in Maryland (up 1,091 from yesterday) on May 14th.

Howard County Health Department is still reporting 1,258 confirmed cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Howard County per their dashboard this morning.

Here is the latest ICU and Acute Hospital Beds for COVID-19, Currently in Use chart:

COVID-19 Statistics in Maryland

Number of confirmed cases : 35,903
Number of negative test results : 142,551
Number of confirmed deaths : 1,748
Number of probable deaths : 118
Currently hospitalized : 1,538
Acute care : 969
Intensive care : 569
Ever hospitalized : 6,553
Released from isolation : 2,569

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 150 (13)
Anne Arundel 2,661 (126) 9*
Baltimore City 3,505 (183) 9*
Baltimore County 4,290 (207) 16*
Calvert 225 (12) 1*
Caroline 183
Carroll 619 (62)
Cecil 291 (17)
Charles 796 (57) 2*
Dorchester 104 (2)
Frederick 1,325 (78) 6*
Garrett 6
Harford 663 (28) 4*
Howard 1,285 (38) 2*
Kent 125 (14)
Montgomery 7,548 (397) 40*
Prince George’s 10,449 (379) 19*
Queen Anne’s 106 (9)
St. Mary’s 271 (9)
Somerset 51
Talbot 64 (1)
Washington 305 (9)
Wicomico 754 (17)
Worcester 127 (4) 1*
Data not available (86) 9*

By Age Range and Gender

Age/Gender Cases Deaths
0-9 671
10-19 1,299
20-29 4,685 (10) 1*
30-39 6,475 (20) 3*
40-49 6,440 (48) 4*
50-59 6,033 (116) 9*
60-69 4,487 (271) 12*
70-79 3,004 (428) 14*
80+ 2,809 (771) 66*
Data not available (84) 9*
Female 18,780 (871) 63*
Male 17,123 (877) 55*

By Race and Ethnicity

Race/Ethnicity Cases Deaths
African-American (NH) 11,328 (708) 40*
Asian (NH) 703 (60) 5*
White (NH) 7,479 (731) 57*
Hispanic 7,864 (137) 6*
Other (NH) 1,708 (22) 1*
Data not available 6,821 (90) 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

Note: Daily updates going forward will happen on Monday, Wednesday and Friday (unless something significant needs to be reported on the other days or get I extra time in my schedule to report out numbers) during the week.