NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) — Connecticut’s COVID-19 test positivity rate over the past seven days is 9.25%, up from 8.41%.
As of June 29, the total of laboratory-confirmed and probable COVID-19 cases reported among Connecticut residents is 828,968; 3,653 have been reported in the past seven days. A total of 235 patients are currently hospitalized with COVID-19.
11 people have died from COVID-19-related causes since last Thursday, June 23, according to the Connecticut Department of Public Health.
The state’s COVID-19 data report is now released weekly on Thursdays.
Data on cases, tests, hospitalizations, and deaths will continue to be available on a daily basis here.
UPDATES ON VARIANTS
The following data contains the cumulative number of SARS-CoV-2 variants that have been identified among Connecticut residents as of June 30:
Variants of Concern
- Omicron: 17,602 cases
Variants Being Monitored
- Alpha: 2,525 cases
- Beta: 23 cases
- Gamma: 137 cases
- Delta: 16,289 cases
- Epsilon: 60 cases
- Zeta: 1 case
- Eta: 10 cases
- Iota: 718 cases
- Kappa: 2 cases
- B.1.617.3: 0 cases
- Mu: 84 cases
A total of 11,045 people have died from COVID-19-related causes as of June 30, according to the Connecticut Department of Public Health. The state normally releases data on COVID-19-associated deaths every Thursday.
Click here to view a breakdown of additional COVID-19 data.