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  COVID Update: A good CT rate of 21.24% |  Connecticut News

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Gov. Ned Lamont said the state’s positivity rate is 21.24 percent in terms of PCR tests. 

Jan. 12 

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  • Below is a breakdown of developments in the state as they’re reported.

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On Wednesday, 619,185 COVID-19 cases have been reported since the beginning of the pandemic, which is up 7,318 since Tuesday. Officials say 34,460 tests were administered, and 7,318 came back positive. That results in a positivity rate of 21.24%. 

The current number of hospitalizations is at 1,939, up 19 since Tuesday. 

Jan. 11  Gov. Ned Lamont said the state’s positivity rate is 23.85 percent in terms of PCR tests. 

On Tuesday, 611,867 COVID-19 cases have been reported since the beginning of the pandemic, which is up 6,751 since Monday. Officials say 28,312 tests were administered, and 6,751 came back positive. That results in a positivity rate of 23.85%.  The current number of hospitalizations is at 1,920, up 31 since Monday. 

Jan. 10  Gov. Ned Lamont said the state’s positivity rate is 23.68 percent in terms of PCR tests. 

Over the last week, CT’s COVID-19 test providers reported more than 300k tests, surpassing our largest one-week total.Combined with the 1.8M at-home tests we distributed last week and others that folks obtained on their own, we’re doing more testing now than at any other point. — Governor Ned Lamont (@GovNedLamont) January 10, 2022

The current number of hospitalizations is at 1,889, up 79 since Friday.  On Monday, 605,116 COVID-19 cases have been reported since the beginning of the pandemic, which is up 31,405 since Friday. Officials say 132,606 tests were administered, and 31,405 came back positive. That results in a positivity rate of 23.68%.