Coronavirus

Mass. reports 1,583 new COVID-19 cases, 16 new deaths

The state also reported 562 hospitalized COVID-19 patients. Here's the data reported Friday, Oct. 8, 2021.

Newly reported cases: 1,583

Total confirmed cases: 768,466

Newly reported deaths: 16

Total confirmed deaths: 18,358

Newly reported tests: 115,392

Total tests: 29,355,304

Percent positivity (seven-day average): 1.80%

Hospitalized patients: 562

Hospitalized patients who are fully vaccinated: 179

ICU patients: 147

Intubated patients: 93

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