The most recent coverage on COVID-19 in Newark, New Jersey from repnewarkdaily and coronavirus statistics for Essex County.

Essex County:
Current Covid-19 Statistics

19.4 cases per 100,000 people

1.14 infection rate

3.9% positive test rate

Population: 798,975

ICU capacity: 386

Cases in ICU: 5

Total cases: 109,589

Total deaths: 3,178

Current Covid-19 Statistics for
New Jersey

25.6 cases per 100,000

1.11 infection rate

5.5% positive test rate

Population: 8,882,190

ICU capacity: 2,876

Cases in ICU: 157

Total cases: 1,249,454

Total deaths: 28,348

Data provided by Covid Act Now. Many thanks.