Governor Lamont provides update on Connecticut’s coronavirus response efforts

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HARTFORD, CT – As the State of Connecticut continues taking actions in response to the global spread of coronavirus disease (COVID-19), Governor Ned Lamont provided the following updates as of 4:00 p.m. on Thursday, May 28, 2020:


Data updates on testing in Connecticut

The following is a summary of the day-to-day newly reported data on cases, deaths, and tests in Connecticut. It is important to note that these newly reported updates include data that occurred over the last several days to a week. All data in this report are preliminary, and data for previous dates will be updated as new reports are received and data errors are corrected.


Overall Summary Statewide Total Change Since Yesterday
Laboratory-Confirmed COVID-19 Cases 41,559 +271
COVID-19-Associated Deaths 3,826 +23
Patients Currently Hospitalized with COVID-19 648 -36
COVID-19 Test Reported 235,525 +5,756


County-by-county breakdown:


County Laboratory-Confirmed COVID-19 Cases Laboratory-Confirmed COVID-19 Hospitalizations Laboratory-Confirmed COVID-19-Associated Deaths
Fairfield County 15,353 211 1,246
Hartford County 10,078 158 1,208
Litchfield County 1,366 8 128
Middlesex County 1,082 24 144
New Haven County 11,198 232 946
New London Co