DENVER — According to updated data released Thursday by the state, the current coronavirus case summary reads as follows:
31,479 cases* (+324 from Wednesday)
5,386 hospitalized (+11)
61 counties (+1)
299,772 people tested** (+6,488)
1,669 deaths (+2) among cases, 1,475 deaths (+18) due to COVID-19
338 outbreaks (+1)
*The number of cases includes people who have had a test that indicated they were positive for COVID-19. The number of cases also includes epidemiologically-linked cases — or cases where public health epidemiologists have determined that infection is highly likely because a person exhibited symptoms and had close contact with someone who tested positive. The number of epidemiologically-linked cases represents a very small portion of the reported cases.
**The total number of people tested may not include all negative results.
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El Paso County has reported 2,220 positive cases (+47) and 121 deaths (+1).
Pueblo County has reported 369 positive cases (+1) and 26 deaths (unchanged).