COVID-19 IN COLORADO
The latest from the coronavirus outbreak in Colorado:
- MAP: Known cases in Colorado.
- TESTING: Here’s where to find a community testing site. The state is now encouraging anyone with symptoms to get tested.
- WRITE ON, COLORADO: Tell us your coronavirus stories.
- STORY: Colorado’s attorney general has sent 34 cease-and-desist letters cracking down on coronavirus spread
The Colorado Sun is tracking cases of the new coronavirus in Colorado in an effort to ensure citizens know when the disease has reached their communities and how prevalent it is.
Health officials are testing thousands of people each day in order to track and try to slow the spread of the virus.
Gov. Jared Polis declared a state of emergency on Tuesday, March 10, 2020, in an effort to best respond to the situation.
There are at least 49.436 who have tested positive for the virus in Colorado or are considered positive cases because they have symptoms of COVID-19 and are a close contact of someone who has the disease.
At least 203 people with confirmed coronavirus infections are currently hospitalized.
As many as 1,852 people who have caught the virus died, 1,729 of them directly from the disease.
The Sun will update this map when new information from public health officials is released, typically at 4 p.m. each day.
Last updated on Aug. 6, 2020 at 4:17 p.m.
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Colorado coronavirus hospitalizations
*Scroll to the right to see the entire graph. Source: The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment
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Coronavirus cases in the U.S., globally
Below you will find maps and charts from The Associated Press showing the number of coronavirus cases across the U.S. and world.
Updated at 4:26 p.m. on Thursday, March 19, 2020: This story has been updated to correct inaccurate information provided to The Colorado Sun from the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment.
Updated at 8:50 a.m. on Sunday, March 22, 2020: This story has been updated to correct inaccurate information provided to The Colorado Sun from the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment.
Updated at 4:17 p.m. on Wednesday, March 25, 2020: This story has been updated to correct inaccurate information provided to The Colorado Sun from the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment.
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