Number Of Coronavirus-Related Deaths In CT Approaches 2,500

Brian McCready

CONNECTICUT — The number of coronavirus-related deaths in Connecticut increased by 59 on Sunday to 2,495 but the number of patients currently hospitalized with COVID-19 dropped by 63 to 1,488, according to state officials. This is the 11th straight day there has been a decline in new hospital admissions.

The number of new positive cases was not released on Sunday and officials said that data will be released on Monday afternoon.

Here is the county-by-county data for hospitalizations and deaths:

  • Fairfield County 514 hospitalizations; 886 deaths
  • Hartford County 368 hospitalizations; 756 deaths
  • Litchfield County 20 hospitalizations; 92 deaths
  • Middlesex County 40 hospitalizations; 93 deaths
  • New Haven County 505 hospitalizations; 580 deaths
  • New London County 31 hospitalizations; 43 deaths
  • Tolland County 6 hospitalizations; 40 deaths
  • Windham County 4 hospitalizations; 3 deaths

Pending address validation 0 hospitalizations, 2 deaths

Confirmed coronavirus cases by age: 4,193 cases involve people over the age of 80; 2,872 involve people between the ages of 70 and 79; 4,483 involve people between the ages of 60 and 69; 5,297 involve people between the ages of 50 and 59; 4,298 involve people between the ages of 40 and 49; 4,042 involve people between the ages of 30 and 39; 3,122 involve people between the ages of 20 and 29; 603 involve people between the ages of 10 and 19; and 220 involve people between the ages of zero and nine.

Of the 2,495 deaths in Connecticut, 1,426 involve people over the age of 80; 535 involve people between the ages of 70 and 79; 309 involve people between the ages of 60 and 69; 104 involve people between the ages of 50 and 59; 33 involve people between the ages of 40 and 49; 18 involve between the ages of 30 and 39; 4 between the ages of 20 and 29; 1 between the ages of 10 and 19; and 1 between the ages of zero and nine.

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This article originally appeared on the Across Connecticut Patch