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New Jersey keeps setting COVID records with nearly 28,000 one-day case total, 34 new deaths

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Here’s an update of the COVID-19 numbers in the state:

New positive cases: 27,975

New deaths: 34

Total number of positive cases: 1,316,312

Total number of deaths: 26,151

Total vaccine doses administered: 12,988,363

Rate of transmission: 1.77


Atlantic: 37,923 cases, 768 deaths, 349,971 doses administered

Cape May: 7,777 cases, 207 deaths, 126,761 doses administered

Cumberland: 21,618 cases, 480 deaths, 168,524 doses administered

Ocean: 99,639 cases, 2,307 deaths, 662,809 doses administered

Figures are as of 1 p.m. Dec. 30

Source: N.J. Department of Health


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