This page was updated Aug. 4, using data from the state of Maryland, which releases figures around 10 a.m. daily.
As of Aug. 4, there have been 91,854 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Maryland, an increase of 710 cases from the previous day. There have been 3,396 deaths, 12,888 have been hospitalized and 5,740 have been released from isolation.
Also, data showed 410 people in acute care beds and 137 in intensive care beds, for a total of 547 currently hospitalized.
As of Aug. 3, the latest data available, the 7-day average percentage of positive tests was 4.44%, a figure that falls within the World Health Organization’s recommended benchmark for adequate testing of 3% to 12%.