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Framingham Covid numbers looking good this week

Framingham Covid-19 numbers looked good this week, according to data released today by the Massachusetts Department of Public Health: a daily known rate of less than 10 per 100,000 population (9.9) for the first time since mid-October.

Positivity was down to 1.8%.

These numbers represent daily averages for the most recent 14 days.

Number of tests administered dropped by 18% compared with the same period a week ago, while number of cases dropped almost 48%.

There was an uptick in MWRA South region wastewater in the most recent report - 160 vs 53; but levels are still orders of magnitude lower than earlier this year. (Black lines in the graph below represent margin-of-error “error bars”. You can mouse over each blue bar to see underlying data.)


About 41% of city residents have received “booster” shots, considered critical for fending off the Omicron variant. 78% are at least fully vaccinated while 91.2% have received at least one dose.

Vaccination Rates by Community

Covid-19 Known New Infections Prior 14 Days by Community

See latest Covid-19 data coverage at http://www.district2framingham.com/tags/covid19/.

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