LANSING, Mich. — The number of deaths from COVID-19 in Michigan is now at 1,076 while the number of cases is at 21,504, according to the state.
That's up from 959 deaths and 20,346 cases from Wednesday. It is the third straight day with more than 100 deaths reported, and the second-highest number of deaths reported in a single day.
Michigan still ranks third in the country for cases and deaths from COVID-19, behind New York and New Jersey, and ahead of California and Louisiana.
The percentage of deaths by age is below.
0-19 - 0%
20-29 - 1%
30-39 - 2%
40-49 - 5%
50-59 - 11%
60-69 - 20%
70-79 - 28%
80+ - 33%
The average age of deceased is 72.1 years old, with the media age at 73 years old and the age range of 20-107 years old.
This is higher than the 304,335 who filed for unemployment the previous week, according to totals released on Thursday.
The state reported major layoffs in manufacturing, retail trade, construction, administrative, waste management, support, remediation services, health care and more.
Cumulative data shows that 56 patients have recovered from the coronavirus (COVID-19), according to the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services.
The first set of reported recovery data was released Wednesday, April 8, however, the state website notes that the total recovery numbers are as of April 3.
Additional Coronavirus information and resources:
Click here for a page with resources including a COVID-19 overview from the CDC, details on cases in Michigan, a timeline of Governor Gretchen Whitmer's orders since the outbreak, coronavirus' impact on Southeast Michigan, and links to more information from the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services, the CDC and the WHO.
View a global coronavirus tracker with data from Johns Hopkins University.
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