Michigan COVID-19 Cases Surpass The 1,000 Mark

As of March 22, there are now 1,035 confirmed COVID-19 cases in the State of Michigan. Over 400 of these cases reside in Wayne County. Below is case information from the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS):

  • Allegan — 1
  • Barry — 1
  • Bay — 1
  • Berrien — 3
  • Calhoun — 2
  • Charlevoix — 2
  • Clare — 1
  • Clinton — 2
  • Detroit City –325
  • Eaton — 2
  • Emmet — 1
  • Genesee — 14
  • Gladwin — 1
  • Grand Traverse — 1
  • Ingham — 11
  • Jackson — 1
  • Kent — 20
  • Leelanau — 1
  • Livingston — 8
  • Macomb — 140
  • Midland — 5
  • Monroe — 6
  • Montcalm — 1
  • Oakland — 277
  • Otsego — 1
  • Ottawa — 6
  • Saginaw — 1
  • Roscommon — 1
  • Saginaw — 2
  • St. Clair — 7
  • Tuscola — 1
  • Washtenaw — 35
  • Wayne — 152
  • Wexford — 1
  • Out of State — 2

Percentage of Cases by Age

  • 0 to 19 years — 1%
  • 20 to 29 years — 8%
  • 30 to 39 years — 14%
  • 40 to 49 years — 18%
  • 50 to 59 years — 19%
  • 60 to 69 years — 20%
  • 70 to 79 years — 12%
  • 80+ years — 7%

There have been eight COVID-19 related deaths in Michigan.

Here are preventative measures you can use to prevent the spread of COVID-19:

  • If you think you have been exposed to COVID-19, call your health care provider. If you do not have a health care provider, call the nearest hospital.
  • Wash your hands often with soap and warm water for 20 seconds. If not available, use hand sanitizer.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, or mouth with unwashed hands.
  • Cover your mouth and nose with a tissue or upper sleeve when coughing or sneezing.
  • Avoid contact with people who are sick.
  • If you are sick, stay home, and avoid contact with others.
  • Stay at least 6 feet away from others when in a public setting.

Also, continue to monitor local and national news outlets for information regarding COVID-19. The World Health Organization and Centers For Disease Control and Prevention have the most up-to-date information regarding COVID-19.

CLICK HERE for CDC information.

CLICK HERE for WHO information.

 

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