January 5, 2021
Michigan health officials are reporting 2,291 new cases of the coronavirus and 189 additional COVID-19 deaths.
Michigan has now had 504,410 total confirmed coronavirus cases and 12,867 COVID-19 deaths.
Of the 189 deaths announced Tuesday, 117 were identified during a vital records review.
On Monday, the state was at 502,119 confirmed cases with 12,678 deaths.
The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services is providing weekly updates on the number of people who have recovered from COVID-19. These numbers are updated every Saturday.
As of December 30, 363,611 are being reported as recovered in Michigan.
The state defines ‘recovered’ as the number of persons with a confirmed COVID-19 diagnosis who are alive 30 days post-onset (or referral date if onset