June 21 update: Knox County records its third COVID-19 hospitalization

Sun, 06/21/2020 - 12:30pm

    AUGUSTA — The Maine CDC has updated its list, June 21, of COVID-19 cases in the state of Maine.

    Today, there are 2,957 confirmed and probable COVID-19 cases across the state, including 2,629 confirmed cases and 328 probable cases. 

    Across the state, 2,391 people have recovered from COVID-19, while 102 people have died. The number of people hospitalized, at some point during their illness, across the state stands at 336.

    Looking at hospital COVID-19 data, there are currently 26 hospitalized, including 11 in critical care and five on a ventilator. There are 147 available critical care beds out of 385 total and 266 available ventilators of 319 total and 441 alternative ventilators. 

    By sex, 1,514 females have tested positive in the state and 1,443 males have tested positive. 

    To view the Maine CDC’s interactive COVID-19 case trends and rates, please click here

    The below cases represents the number of full-time Maine residents who have tested positive for COVID-19, according to the Maine CDC. 

    Each day, the Maine CDC updates its COVID-19 data on its website with the latest coronavirus numbers from across the state. Today’s update came at 12:40 p.m.

    COVID-19 Cases by County    
    County
    Confirmed
    Recovered
    Hospitalization
    Deaths
    Androscoggin
    452
    352
    36
    4
    Aroostook
    17
    9
    4
    1
    Cumberland 1,540
    1,217
    164
    58
    Franklin
    38
    34
    2
    1
    Hancock
    14
    11
    1
    1
    Kennebec
    138
    117
    25
    9
    Knox
    24
    21
    3
    1
    Lincoln
    21
    18
    2
     
    Oxford
    34
    29
    1
     
    Penobscot
    102
    97
    18
    2
    Piscataquis
    2
    1
    1
     
    Sagadahoc
    30
    28
    5
     
    Somerset
    26
    24
     
     
    Waldo
    55
    41
    5
    14
    Washington
    2
    1
     
     
    York
    461
    391
    69
    11
    Unknown
    1
     
     
     

     

    Confirmed Cases by Age
    Age Range
    Count
    Percentage
    <20 203
    6.9%
    20s
    446
    15.1%
    30s
    457
    15.5%
    40s
    465
    15.7%
    50s
    502
    17.0%
    60s
    355
    12.0%
    70s
    260
    8.8%
    80+
    269
    9.1%

     

    All Reported COVID-19 Tests in Maine (As of June 21)

    Result
    Antibody
    PCR
    Total
    Positive
    305
    3,619
    3,924
    Negative
    6,336
    76,924
    83,260
    Indeterminate
    8
    119
    127
    Total
    6,649
    80,662
    87,311