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For Immediate Release:

March 07, 2021

Public Health Reports 22 New Deaths and 1,313 New Positive Cases of Confirmed COVID-19 in Los Angeles County

The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health (Public Health) today released the latest data on COVID-19. The lower number of deaths may reflect reporting delays over the weekend.

Sunday, March 7
Daily new cases: 1,313
Daily deaths: 22*
Daily positivity rate (7-day avg): 1.8%
Daily hospitalizations: 1,176

Saturday, March 6
Daily new cases: 1,823
Daily deaths: 98
Daily positivity rate (7-day avg): 1.9%
Daily hospitalizations: 1,264

Friday, March 5
Daily new cases: 2,110
Daily deaths: 144
Daily positivity rate (7-day avg): 2.1%
Daily hospitalizations: 1,341

Thursday, March 4
Daily new cases: 2,253
Daily deaths: 119
Daily positivity rate (7-day avg): 2.2%
Daily hospitalizations: 1,401

Wednesday, March 3
Daily new cases: 1,759
Daily deaths: 116
Daily positivity rate (7-day avg): 2.2%
Daily hospitalizations: 1,476

Tuesday, March 2
Daily new cases: 1,407
Daily deaths: 91
Daily positivity rate (7-day avg): 2.3%
Daily hospitalizations: 1,502

Monday, March 1
Daily new cases: 987*
Daily deaths: 32*
Daily positivity rate (7-day avg): 2.4%
Daily hospitalizations: 1,578

* Number reflects an undercount due to a lag from weekend reporting.

A wide range of data and dashboards on COVID-19 from the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health are available on the Public Health website at www.publichealth.lacounty.gov.

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Laboratory Confirmed Total Cases 1203152*

Deaths 22029

Age Group (Los Angeles County Cases Only-excl LB and Pas)

Gender (Los Angeles County Cases Only-excl LB and Pas)

Race/Ethnicity (Los Angeles County Cases Only-excl LB and Pas)

Hospitalization

Deaths Race/Ethnicity (Los Angeles County Cases Only-excl LB and Pas)

CITY / COMMUNITY (Rate**)