Data updates on testing in Connecticut
The Office of the Governor provided the following updates as of 3:00 p.m. on Wednesday, December 22, 2021:
The following is a summary of the day-to-day newly reported data on cases 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.
||Change Since Yesterday
|COVID-19 Cases (confirmed and probable)
|COVID-19 Tests Reported (molecular and antigen)
|Daily Test Positivity
|Patients Currently Hospitalized with COVID-19
Of the 821 patients currently hospitalized with laboratory-confirmed COVID-19, 619 (75.4%) are not fully vaccinated.
For the week beginning December 5, 2021, unvaccinated persons had a 5.5x greater risk of testing positive for COVID-19 compared to fully vaccinated persons.
For the week beginning December 5, 2021, unvaccinated persons had a 20.1x greater risk of dying from COVID-19 compared to fully vaccinated persons.
Data on COVID-19 associated deaths is updated once per week every Thursday. The most recently reported total number of deaths is 9,002.
County-by-county breakdown of current COVID-19 hospitalizations:
||Current COVID-19 Hospitalizations
|New Haven County
|New London County
For a series of interactive graphs and maps that provide additional data, including metrics related to age, gender, and race/ethnicity, as well as data broken down by every town and city in Connecticut, visit ct.gov/coronavirus and click the link that is labeled, “Data Tracker.”