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Michigan Covid-19 Case update, March 23


Michigan has confirmed 293 new cases of Covid-19 since yesterday. In that time, seven people have died.

That brings the state's total number of confirmed cases to 1328, and the total number of deaths to 15. On March 10, 2020, the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services identified the first two presumptive-positive cases of COVID-19 in Michigan.

To date equal numbers of cases have been reported in men and women. the age distribution is:

 0 to 19 years1%
  20 to 29 years9%
  30 to 39 years14%
  40 to 49 years18%
  50 to 59 years19%
  60 to 69 years20%
  70 to 79 years12%
  80+ years7%

Amy began working for WCMU in late-2006. She is the local host of All Things Considered, and WCMU's News Director. She is responsible for leading a team of reporters covering stories throughout WCMU's 44 county coverage area.