Michigan

Cases

New MI Cases

September 18
+778
Trend
Falling

New MI Deaths

September 18
--1
Trend
Falling

Total MI Cases

Confirmed cases
127,500
Deaths
6,954

Tests in MI

Positive-Test Rate
2.5%

County Trends

Rising
26
Falling
21
Flat
36

Total County Cases

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

By County

Select a county
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
Wayne 34,034 86 2,951
Ingham 3,091 79 45
Oakland 19,828 77 1,191
Kalamazoo 2,534 61 91
Kent 9,302 59 173
Macomb 13,927 52 1,006
Ottawa 3,128 52 65
Houghton 282 31 1
Genesee 4,248 28 306
Washtenaw 3,293 26 115
Calhoun 1,211 19 44
Livingston 1,303 11 30
Cass 506 11 16
Marquette 307 10 12
Eaton 611 9 10
Isabella 646 8 11
Lenawee 771 7 15
St. Joseph 724 7 11
Oceana 513 7 6
Menominee 294 7 1
Montcalm 285 7 5
Luce 20 7 0
Muskegon 1,444 6 69
Jackson 976 6 43
Allegan 724 6 7
Mecosta 181 6 3
Saginaw 2,851 5 138
Berrien 1,775 5 72
Clinton 616 5 13
Delta 252 5 5
Gratiot 238 5 15
Chippewa 75 5 0
St. Clair 976 4 53
Van Buren 729 4 17
Hillsdale 327 4 27
Huron 211 4 5
Iosco 181 4 12
Emmet 151 4 4
Dickinson 93 4 2
Bay 949 3 46
Midland 539 3 11
Shiawassee 492 3 31
Tuscola 482 3 31
Grand Traverse 452 3 7
Lapeer 579 2 36
Sanilac 144 2 7
Alpena 136 2 14
Osceola 90 2 0
Iron 60 2 1
Barry 273 1 2
Otsego 165 1 11
Gogebic 153 1 1
Wexford 119 1 4
Charlevoix 95 1 3
Gladwin 90 1 2
Roscommon 88 1 4
Manistee 70 1 2
Arenac 68 1 3
Benzie 67 1 2
Mackinac 54 1 0
Ontonagon 42 1 0
Presque Isle 25 1 1
Schoolcraft 21 1 0
Montmorency 14 1 0
Ionia 346 0 7
Mason 133 0 0
Crawford 118 0 5
Clare 108 0 4
Leelanau 103 0 1
Cheboygan 88 0 2
Kalkaska 78 0 4
Antrim 66 0 0
Ogemaw 61 0 5
Missaukee 57 0 1
Lake 32 0 0
Oscoda 30 0 1
Alger 17 0 0
Baraga 13 0 0
Monroe 1,454 -1 28
Branch 564 -1 4
Alcona 41 -1 2
Keweenaw 7 -1 0
Newaygo 317 -6 1

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'
Michigan
STATUS: CLOSING AGAIN
Cases
127,500 confirmed cases, with 778 new cases yesterday
Masks
Statewide mask mandate
Closures
Nursing-home visits; gyms; casinos; amusement parks
Fact
Patients without symptoms pose a risk of infecting others, so it’s not enough to wait until you have symptoms to wear a mask. 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
9/2/2020
Michigan Gov. Whitmer said Wednesday she will make an announcement very soon on the reopening of gyms and sports
7/1/2020
Michigan governor closes indoor bars, allows to-go cocktails
6/30/2020
Michigan governor reveals plan for schools to return to in-person learning this fall

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.