BOSTON (WHDH) – The Department of Public Health reported 2,215 newly confirmed coronavirus cases on Tuesday.

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A total of 481,617 cases have been reported so far in Massachusetts with an estimated 85,395 active cases. The seven-day average positivity rate of 4.77 percent has decreased .05 percent from Monday’s report

A total of 41 new deaths were confirmed, elevating the confirmed virus-related death toll to 13,930 statewide.

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One thousand, nine hundred and fifty-one people are currently hospitalized and 431 are currently receiving treatment in the Intensive Care Unit.

The virus is thought to spread mainly from person-to-person, typically between people who are in close contact with one another and via respiratory droplets produced when an infected person coughs or sneezes.

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As of January 20, 14,574 people under the age of 19 have tested positive. The highest rate of positives per age group.

Ages 20-29 came in next with 13,575, followed by 30-39 year-olds at 11,078. The lowest reported age group was those over 80 with just 2,797 confirmed cases.

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