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State-level Metrics

Solid line represents New Jersey 7-day average

New tests Total test results (Specimens)

New tests is changing up. The most recent value for New tests was 3193 on Mar 4, and the earlist value for New tests was 99008 on Dec 5. The highest recent value for New tests was 118733 on Mar 2.The lowest recent value for New tests was 1445 on Feb 15. Access all chart data

New cases

Cases is changing up. The most recent value for Cases was 3193 on Mar 4, and the earlist value for Cases was 6048 on Dec 5. The highest recent value for Cases was 4134 on Feb 27.The lowest recent value for Cases was 1445 on Feb 15. Access all chart data

Current hospitalizations

Hospitalization is changing up. The most recent value for Hospitalization was 1900 on Mar 4, and the earlist value for Hospitalization was 3264 on Dec 5. The highest recent value for Hospitalization was 3744 on Jan 6.The lowest recent value for Hospitalization was 3431 on Dec 26. Access all chart data

New deaths

New deaths is changing up. The most recent value for New deaths was 42 on Mar 4, and the earlist value for New deaths was 51 on Dec 5. The highest recent value for New deaths was 128 on Mar 3.The lowest recent value for New deaths was 12 on Feb 15. Access all chart data
Total cases
802,669
Confirmed cases
712,585
Probable cases
90,084
New cases today3,193
Change over 7 days3%+
Total tests
(test encounters)
Not Reported
Total tests
(specimens)
10,806,397
Total tests
(people)
Not Reported

Viral (PCR) tests (HHS data)

Total tests
10,223,497

Source: CELR data from states provided in line level format

This data is published by HHS. It may differ from state-provided data.

Data as of
Total tests (specimens)
Not Reported
Total tests (people)
Not Reported

Warning: Antigen reporting may significantly understate the true number of tests administered

Total tests (specimens)
Not Reported
Total tests (people)
Not Reported
Now hospitalized
1,900
Now in ICU
376
Now on ventilator
214
Ever hospitalized
64,137
Ever in ICU
Not Reported
Ever on ventilator
Not Reported

Hospitalization (HHS data)

See this HHS hospitalization data on a map.

Now hospitalized (confirmed + suspected)
1,941
Now hospitalized (confirmed only)
1,774
Now in ICU (confirmed + suspected)
341

This data is published by HHS.

Data as of
Hospital discharges
76,430
Total deaths
23,491
Probable deaths
2,397
Confirmed deaths
21,094

Long-term-care facilities

Total cases
53,160
Total deaths
7,960
Number of facilities affected
1,260
Percent of state deaths
from LTC facilities
33.9%
New cases since Feb 180.4%
New deaths since Feb 180.2%

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Data as of

Vaccinations

Total resident & staff doses administered
232,998
Staff & resident 1st dose administered
144,678
Staff &resident 2nd dose administered
87,118

Vaccinations administered through the Pharmacy Partnership for Long-Term Care Program

Data as of

Race & ethnicity data

We compute the number of cases and deaths per 100k people for each race and ethnicity.

These numbers show the scale of outcomes compared to the size of each group’s population. These are not the number of cases or deaths, rather the proportion of each demographic group who have been affected.

Race & ethnicity: cases per capita

Cases per 100,000 people
Black or African American
6,106
Hispanic or Latino
8,825
Asian
3,575
White
5,351

(All data is calculated)

Data as of

Race & ethnicity: deaths per capita

Deaths per 100,000 people
Black or African American
328
Hispanic or Latino
238
Asian
140
White
259

(All data is calculated)

Data as of

Our latest tweets about New Jersey

Our twitter handle is @COVID19Tracking@COVID19Tracking

Twitter
The past week had the most reported cases, average hospitalizations, and deaths of any week during the pandemic. We are still seeing post-holiday instability in the data - NJ reduced their probable cases number by more than 10k since yesterday.

January 10, 2021

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NJ reported nearly 20K probable COVID-19 cases and CA reported over 50K cases. Both states greatly influenced the large uptick in today's total cases.

January 9, 2021

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Zooming into the state level, more than 10 states broke case records today: AK, AR, AZ, DE, IN, MA, ME, NJ, PA, RI, and VT. Note: AZ had a higher count on Dec. 1, but it was a data backlog.

December 4, 2020

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A handful of states reported data for more than one day today, a result of data disruptions caused by the Thanksgiving holiday. On the other hand, CO, NJ, TX, WA, and WY only published partial updates today.

December 2, 2020

Twitter
40 states reported over 1,000 cases today. And four didn't report. New Jersey, California, Mississippi, Idaho, and Oregon reported record numbers of cases.

November 22, 2020

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