Michigan has reported an extra 28 coronavirus deaths, bringing the statewide loss of life toll to five,491 for the reason that first loss of life was reported March 19.

The variety of Michiganders affected by COVID-19 has additionally elevated because the variety of instances hit 57,397 as of Sunday, in response to information from the state well being division. This is a rise of 513 since Saturday.

Knowledge additionally present 38,099 folks have recovered from the coronavirus as of Friday, 4,931 recoveries reported for the reason that earlier week’s restoration report, in response to the state well being division. That is outlined by officers as instances who’re 30 days out from their onset of sickness.

Wayne County continues to be one of many hardest-hit counties within the nation because the county has the fifth-highest loss of life toll at 2,452 as of Saturday, in response to information from Johns Hopkins. Detroit, which experiences its COVID-19 information separate from Wayne County, accounted for 1,370 of those deaths as of Saturday.

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Statewide, the typical age of coronavirus deaths is 75.3 years outdated. The state median age of these deceased as of Sunday is 77. The age vary of those that have died because of the virus is 5 to 107, in response to state information. 

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Michiganders within the 80-plus age vary account for 11% of instances however make up 42% of deaths. Following that age vary come these within the 70 to 79 vary, who comprise 27% of deaths.

Among the many confirmed instances, 52% are feminine, 47% are male and fewer than 1% are unknown. Males account for 53% of the deaths. 

By race, African People — who depend for 14% of the state’s inhabitants — characterize 31% of the state’s confirmed instances and 40% of deaths. Caucasians account for 37% of the instances and 51% of deaths. These of unknown race account for 16% of the instances and 4% of deaths.

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