Maryland Department of Health reports 2,220 confirmed cases of Coronavirus in Howard County (up 29 from yesterday) and 59,465 cases in Maryland (up 561 from yesterday) on June 10th.

Here is the latest ICU and Acute Hospital Beds for COVID-19, Currently in Use per the state of Maryland dashboard:

Note – 379 ICU beds in use is the lowest number since April 11, 2020.

Governor Hogan will hold a press conference today at 5:00pm:

Might we get some news about restaurants and bars opening back up in some way? That is my guess for today. Be sure to tune in at 5:00pm to find out.

COVID-19 Statistics in Maryland

Number of confirmed cases : 59,465
Number of persons tested negative : 325,177
Total testing volume : 451,967
Number of confirmed deaths : 2,719
Number of probable deaths : 125
Currently hospitalized : 955
Acute care : 576
Intensive care : 379
Ever hospitalized : 9,755
Released from isolation : 4,310

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 185 (17)
Anne Arundel 4,348 (181) 9*
Baltimore City 6,428 (281) 8*
Baltimore County 6,916 (383) 19*
Calvert 363 (20) 1*
Caroline 276 (2)
Carroll 969 (100) 3*
Cecil 423 (25)
Charles 1,231 (81) 2*
Dorchester 157 (4)
Frederick 2,178 (105) 7*
Garrett 10
Harford 982 (54) 3*
Howard 2,220 (68) 5*
Kent 189 (19)
Montgomery 13,124 (633) 39*
Prince George’s 16,753 (590) 23*
Queen Anne’s 178 (12)
St. Mary’s 565 (35)
Somerset 77 (3)
Talbot 108 (4)
Washington 551 (17)
Wicomico 992 (33)
Worcester 242 (14) 1*
Data not available (38) 5*

By Age Range and Gender

Age/Gender Cases Deaths
0-9 1,573
10-19 2,791 (1)
20-29 8,408 (14) 1*
30-39 11,089 (34) 4*
40-49 10,698 (81) 3*
50-59 9,522 (198) 10*
60-69 6,879 (435) 12*
70-79 4,389 (664) 18*
80+ 4,116 (1,255) 72*
Data not available (37) 5*
Female 30,963 (1,329) 69*
Male 28,502 (1,390) 56*

By Race and Ethnicity

Race/Ethnicity Cases Deaths
African-American (NH) 17,214 (1,123) 42*
Asian (NH) 1,140 (103) 6*
White (NH) 11,718 (1,154) 65*
Hispanic 16,006 (269) 7*
Other (NH) 3,085 (31)
Data not available 10,302 (39) 5*

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 COVID-19 updates going forward will happen on Monday, Wednesday and Friday (unless something significant needs to be reported on the other days) during the week. Weekly weekend charts are on hold unless a spike in numbers are noted in the future in Howard County or Maryland.