Live Updates: What Percentage of COVID-19 Cases Are on Seacoast?
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With the COVID-19 pandemic continuing its run through the the country, Seacoast counties and municipalities across parts of New Hampshire, Maine and Massachusetts have been no exception.
Here are the current trends of coronavirus spread on the Seacoast.
Among New Hampshire Seacoast municipalities, the biggest hotspots for active cases of COVID-19 are Durham, Rochester, Dover, Hampton and Portsmouth, which have 119, 81, 75, 68 and 57 infected persons, respectively, as of Sunday. That means almost 10% of active cases in the state exist within those five municipalities alone.
While 815 new infections were reported by New Hampshire in the last two days, all five aforementioned municipalities actually saw a decrease in active cases over that time.
In Maine, about 20% of all cases since March are associated with York Country, while in Massachusetts approximately 16% of cumulative cases have come in Essex County.