TRENTON, NJ — State officials reported the following updated coronavirus-related statistics during Gov. Phil Murphy’s press briefing on April 25:

  • 3,457 new positive cases for a total of 105,523.
    • Monmouth County has 5,559 new cases — an increase of 130 over the previous day — and the eighth highest total among 21 counties, according to county health officials. (See breakdown by municipality below.)
  • 249 new deaths for a total of 5,863, which includes 1,820 at long-term care facilities and another 1,952 suspected cases. Also:
    • 57% male, 43% female.
    • 53.2% white, 20.3% black, 16.3% Hispanic, 5.2% Asian, 5% other.
    • Top underlying health conditions that contributed to these deaths were cardiovascular disease, diabetes, lung, renal and other chronic conditions, neurologic disability and cancer.
    • Monmouth’s has 287 deaths — an increase of 27 over the previous day — which includes 185 at 45 long-term care facilities. 
  • 6,722 hospitalizations at 71 acute-care hospitals of persons with COVID-19 or under investigation for the disease.
    • They include 1,971 individuals in critical care or intensive care units — and of those, 1,442 are on ventilators.
  • 686 hospital discharges over the last 24 hours — for a total of more than 14,000 since the end of March.
  • 96 patients are hospitalized at the federal field medical stations in Secaucus, Edison and Atlantic City, where more than 311 patients have been served.
  • Of 191,813 tests performed in New Jersey, there were 108,163 negative cases vs. 83,650 positive cases for a positivity rate of 43.9 percent.
  • 474 of New Jersey’s 635 long-term facilities have a total of 14,579 COVID-19 cases. These include 375 nursing homes, and 260 assisted living and other adult care facilities.
    • In Monmouth County, 45 long-term facilities reported a total of 1,194 total positive cases — the fourth highest among New Jersey’s 21 counties — and 185 total deaths.
  • In the state’s veteran homes — in Paramus, Menlo Park section of Edison and Vineland — 252 of 722 veterans have tested positive for COVID-19 or are under investigation.
    • Deaths total 95 at the Paramus and Menlo Park homes.
    • Recoveries total 16 veterans.
    • Of 1,331 employees at these facilities, 110 have tested positive.

Monmouth County reported the breakdown of positive cases by municipality as follows:

The breakdown by municipality is as follows:

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  • Aberdeen: 175
  • Allenhurst: 3
  • Allentown: 5
  • Asbury Park: 116
  • Atlantic Highlands: 21
  • Avon-by-the-Sea: 10
  • Belmar: 14 (unchanged from previous day)
  • Bradley Beach: 27
  • Brielle: 23
  • Colts Neck: 57
  • Deal: 23
  • Eatontown: 169
  • Englishtown: 28
  • Fair Haven: 21
  • Farmingdale: 13
  • Freehold Borough: 249
  • Freehold Township: 494
  • Hazlet: 215
  • Highlands: 21
  • Holmdel: 170
  • Howell: 456
  • Interlaken: 1
  • Keansburg: 103
  • Keyport: 67
  • Lake Como: 14 (unchanged from previous day)
  • Little Silver: 33
  • Long Branch: 325
  • Manalapan: 398
  • Manasquan: 26
  • Marlboro: 361
  • Matawan: 130
  • Middletown: 402
  • Millstone: 65
  • Monmouth Beach: 17
  • Neptune City: 35
  • Neptune Township: 301
  • Ocean: 215
  • Oceanport: 48
  • Red Bank: 125
  • Roosevelt: 3
  • Rumson: 29
  • Sea Bright: 9
  • Sea Girt: 10
  • Shrewsbury Borough: 37
  • Shrewsbury Township: 8
  • Spring Lake: 13
  • Spring Lake Heights: 17
  • Tinton Falls: 131
  • Union Beach: 34
  • Upper Freehold: 38
  • Wall: 195
  • West Long Branch: 55
  • Unknown: 3

Below is a video of Gov. Murphy's April 25 press briefing:

 

CORONAVIRUS: STAYING ‘IN THE KNOW’

The  COVID-19 Information Hub has been created by the N.J. Office of Innovation, providing live updates, resources and other vital information on the coronavirus.

For more information on novel coronavirus, click here to access the N.J. Department of Health website and click here for the latest details from CDC. 

Anyone with questions can call the N.J. Poison Control Center hot line at 1-800-222-1222  or email ncov@dohnj.gov.

NJ 211 is handling COVID-19 related calls from residents. Text NJCOVID to 898-211 to receive text information and stay informed. To receive live text assistance, residents can text their zip code to 898-211.

 

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