Sacramento, CA–The State of California has launched a new, user-friendly data portal at update.covid19.ca.gov that tracks COVID-19 cases statewide and by county, gender, age and ethnicity.
The portal also outlines statewide hospitalizations and testing efforts. The data presented on the portal will be updated daily and will include additional information as it is available.
According to the California Department of Public Health, California now has 53,616 confirmed cases and 2,215 deaths.
As of May 2, 715,751 tests have been conducted in California and reported to the California Department of Public Health. This represents an increase of 30,703 tests over the prior 24-hour reporting period.
As of May 2, local health departments have reported 5,952 confirmed positive cases in health care workers and 33 deaths statewide.