Mass. reports 281 new COVID-19 cases, 19 new deaths

The state also reported 336 hospitalized COVID-19 patients. Here's the data reported Monday, May 17, 2021.

John Tlumacki / The Boston Globe

Newly reported cases: 281

Total confirmed cases: 657,119

Estimated active cases: 13,827

Newly reported deaths: 19

Total confirmed deaths: 17,413

Newly reported tests: 20,253

Total tests: 22,384,641

Percent positivity (seven-day average): 1.02%

Hospitalized patients: 336

ICU patients: 96

Intubated patients: 56

Average age of hospitalized patients: 55

View an interactive version of the state’s dashboard here.

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