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State-level Metrics

Solid line represents Rhode Island 7-day average

New tests Total PCR tests (test encounters)

New tests is changing up. The most recent value for New tests was 24685 on Feb 25, and the earlist value for New tests was 11234 on Nov 28. The highest recent value for New tests was 24685 on Feb 25.The lowest recent value for New tests was 5088 on Feb 8. Access all chart data

New cases

Cases is changing up. The most recent value for Cases was 467 on Feb 25, and the earlist value for Cases was 1063 on Nov 28. The highest recent value for Cases was 467 on Feb 25.The lowest recent value for Cases was 203 on Feb 15. Access all chart data

Current hospitalizations

Hospitalization is changing down. The most recent value for Hospitalization was 163 on Feb 25, and the earlist value for Hospitalization was 349 on Nov 28. The highest recent value for Hospitalization was 479 on Dec 17.The lowest recent value for Hospitalization was 412 on Dec 28. Access all chart data

New deaths

New deaths is changing up. The most recent value for New deaths was 9 on Feb 25, and the earlist value for New deaths was 17 on Nov 28. The highest recent value for New deaths was 86 on Feb 20.The lowest recent value for New deaths was 3 on Feb 5. Access all chart data
Total cases
125,185
New cases today467
Change over 7 days1.9%+
Total tests
(test encounters)
2,946,696
Total tests
(specimens)
Not Reported
Total tests
(people)
789,132

Viral (PCR) tests (HHS data)

Total tests
2,114,307

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
163
Now in ICU
34
Now on ventilator
17
Ever hospitalized
8,875
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)
210
Now hospitalized (confirmed only)
172
Now in ICU (confirmed + suspected)
28

This data is published by HHS.

Data as of
Hospital discharges
7,713
Deaths
2,496

Long-term-care facilities

Total cases
6,784
Total deaths
1,575
Number of facilities affected
132
Percent of state deaths
from LTC facilities
63.1%
New cases since Feb 110.4%
New deaths since Feb 117.1%

View historical totals

Data as of

Vaccinations

Total resident & staff doses administered
45,007
Staff & resident 1st dose administered
28,863
Staff &resident 2nd dose administered
15,969

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
12,710
Hispanic or Latino
18,729
Asian
6,469
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0
American Indian or Alaska Native
8,524
White
7,624

(All data is calculated)

Data as of

Race & ethnicity: deaths per capita

Deaths per 100,000 people
Black or African American
170
Hispanic or Latino
123
Asian
105
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0
American Indian or Alaska Native
29*
White
230

(All data is calculated)

* Based on <10 deaths among members of this race/ethnicity. Interpret with caution.

Data as of

Our latest tweets about Rhode Island

Our twitter handle is @COVID19Tracking@COVID19Tracking

Twitter
Today’s update includes no data from CT, KS, LA, or RI, and no data except hospitalizations from AL. The MA update includes data from approximately 24,800 PCR tests not reported yesterday due to a technical problem.

January 31, 2021

Twitter
The race and ethnicity data reported by states shows declining—but persistent—inequities. 1 in 6 Latinx people in Rhode Island and Utah has tested positive for COVID-19 since the pandemic began.

January 29, 2021

Twitter
At publish time, we had no updates from 7 of the 56 states and territories we track: AR, CT, KS, MI, MP, RI, and WA. Seven additional states did not report current hospitalizations today: HI, MN, MS, NV, OK, OR, and WI.

January 3, 2021

Twitter
20 states provided no update: AK, CA, CT, DC, ID, KS, KY, LA, MA, MI, MN, MP, NC, ND, NH, OH, RI, SC, SD, UT, VT. 7 other states made partial updates.

December 26, 2020

Twitter
Switching to a per-capita view, Rhode Island saw the highest 7-day average of cases per million people in the country today—1,150. Only 12 states are below 500 cases per capita.

December 11, 2020

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