Connecticut

Cases

New CT Cases

September 18
+141
Trend
Rising

New CT Deaths

September 18
+4
Trend
Rising

Total CT Cases

Confirmed cases
55,527
Deaths
4,492

Tests in CT

Positive-Test Rate
1.3%

County Trends

Rising
5
Falling
0
Flat
3

Total County Cases

>10,000 1,001-10,000 101-1,000 11-100 1-10 0

By County

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More than 50% increase in 7-day average of new cases, compared with one week ago
10-50% increase in 7-day average of new cases, compared with one week ago
County Confirmed New cases yesterday Deaths
Hartford 14,253 48 1,434
Fairfield 19,716 38 1,420
New Haven 14,164 19 1,111
New London 1,717 12 114
Windham 899 9 15
Litchfield 1,822 7 140
Middlesex 1,542 5 193
Tolland 1,293 4 65

Tracker: Vaccine & Drug Development

Researchers worldwide are scrambling to develop vaccines and treatments for the coronavirus. SmartNews is tracking progress here.

UPDATES
1 day ago
Pfizer vaccine trial bets on early win against coronavirus, documents show
2 days ago
US outlines sweeping plan to provide free COVID-19 vaccines, officials say the shot wouldn’t be broadly available until the summer of 2021
2 days ago
Study hints antibody drug may cut COVID-19 hospitalizations
9/15/2020
Pfizer says coronavirus vaccine study shows mostly mild-to-moderate side effects
9/15/2020
There may not be enough coronavirus vaccine doses to quickly supply the world, Gates Foundation says
9/15/2020
The Food and Drug Administration is weighing whether to follow British regulators in resuming AstraZeneca coronavirus vaccine trial
CNN
9/13/2020
Pfizer coronavirus vaccine could be given to Americans before end of the year, CEO says
9/12/2020
Oxford and AstraZeneca resume coronavirus vaccine trial
9/11/2020
Governments should begin prep for transporting COVID-19 vaccine, trade org urges
9/8/2020
AstraZeneca vaccine trial paused to investigate 'a potentially unexplained illness'
Connecticut
STATUS: HALTED
Cases
55,527 confirmed cases, with 141 new cases yesterday
Masks
Statewide mask mandate
Closures
Bars; indoor performance venues
Fact
Hands should be washed with soap and water for at least 20 seconds when visibly soiled, before eating, and after using the restroom. Read more »

Policy last updated: 8/6/2020

Timeline: The Road to Reopening

Tracking the latest information on preventive measures and policy changes as the U.S. combats the coronavirus and struggles with when and how to reopen its economy.

UPDATES
7/21/2020
New York, New Jersey, Connecticut add 10 states to mandatory quarantine restriction list
6/24/2020
New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, announce 14-day quarantine for travelers from hotspot states

Coronavirus News

  • Sources: Johns Hopkins CSSE and The COVID Tracking Project
  • Disclaimer: This data changes rapidly, so what’s shown may be out of date. Table totals may not always represent an accurate sum.
  • †SmartNews is no longer displaying U.S. “recovered” data due to the lack of uniform reporting from state health departments.