COVID-19 Response Reporting

Daily and cumulative reports on Massachusetts COVID-19 cases, testing, and hospitalizations. Weekly and biweekly reports include nursing facility data, cases by city/town, residents subject to COVID-19 quarantine, and data from State facilities.​

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COVID-19 Daily Dashboard

Updated daily* by 4 p.m.

*Due to a planned data system upgrade this past weekend, DPH did not publish a COVID-19 data report on Sunday, 8/23. Today’s data report includes information reported to DPH over the weekend (from 5 p.m. Friday, 8/21 through 8 a.m. Monday, 8/24) and so numbers are higher than usual daily reporting. All laboratory results, cases, and deaths have been assigned to their respective test dates.

COVID-19 cases in Massachusetts as of August 24, 2020  
Confirmed cases of COVID-19 116,421

The COVID-19 Dashboard includes daily and cumulative data on:

  • Confirmed cases
  • Molecular, antibody, and antigen testing by date
  • Cases by sex/race/ethnicity
  • Hospitalizations
  • Hospital capacity and census
  • Deaths

Raw data used to create the dashboard: COVID-19 Raw Data - August 24, 2020

Previous daily charts: Archive of COVID-19 cases in Massachusetts

Additional COVID-19 data

Chapter 93 data reports are posted as they become available. Daily reports feature data from the previous day.

This data is posted in response to Chapter 93 of the Acts of 2020, and includes testing, case, and death data and relevant demographics.

Previous Chapter 93 reports: Archive of Chapter 93 COVID-19 Data.

    COVID-19 Weekly Public Health Report

    Updated each Wednesday by 4 p.m.

      The Weekly Public Health Report includes enhanced, more granular information to be updated on a weekly, or biweekly basis.

      This data includes: 

      • Case and testing information by city/town
      • Contact tracing cases and outreach
      • Individuals released from isolation (recovered)
      • Cases and case rate by age for last two weeks
      • Probable cases
      • Cases and deaths in Long Term Care Facilities
      • Infection control survey results at nursing homes
      • PPE Distribution

      Raw data used to create the Weekly Public Health Report: Weekly Public Health Report - Raw Data - August 19, 2020

      Previous Weekly Public Health Reports: Archive of COVID-19 Weekly Public Health Reports

      Community-Level COVID-19 Data Reporting

      Updated weekly, following publication of the Weekly COVID-19 Public Health Report

      The Community-Level Data Map shows each Massachusetts city or town designated as a higher risk, moderate risk, or lower risk community. Each risk level is based on the average daily COVID-19 cases per 100,000 residents, as indicated in the Weekly COVID-19 Public Health Report.

      COVID-19 Weekly State Facility Report

      Updated each Wednesday.

      The EOHHS COVID-19 Reporting includes data on Executive Office of Health and Human Services (EOHHS) state-operated facilities and congregate care sites.

      This data includes:

      • Total residents/patients and staff as well as COVID-19 positive patients/residents and staff at EOHHS state-operated facilities
      • Total residents and staff as well as COVID-19 positive residents and staff at congregate care sites under the Department of Developmental Services, Department of Children and Families, Department of Mental Health, Department of Public Health, Department of Youth Services, the Massachusetts Commission for the Blind, and the Massachusetts Rehabilitation Commission.
      • EOHHS mobile testing program data
      • Department of Corrections onsite testing data