TRENTON, NJ — State officials reported the following updated coronavirus-related statistics during Gov. Phil Murphy’s press briefing on May 13.

  • 1,028 new positive cases for a cumulative total of 141,560.
    • Monmouth has 7,140 total cases — an increase of 72 over the previous day, according to county health officials. The tally remains the eighth highest total among 21 counties.
    • It has taken more than 30 days for the number of positive coronavirus cases to double in Monmouth County, ranking it among 16 counties with this benchmark an indicator of the slowing rate of coronavirus spread.
  • 197 new deaths for a total of 9,701, including 5,016 lives claimed at long-term care facilities — or 51.7% — and another 137 at veteran homes. Also:
    • 53.5% white, 18.6% black, 19% Hispanic, 5.4% Asian, 3.4% 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 has 466 deaths — an increase of six over the previous day — which includes 342 at 50 long-term care facilities, or 73.4 percent of all lives lost.
  • 364 new admissions for a total of 4,226 hospitalizations at 71 acute-care hospitals of persons with COVID-19 or under investigation for the disease.
    • They include 1,226 individuals in critical care or intensive care units. And of those, 928 are on ventilators — or 75.2%. It’s the fourth consecutive day of declining ventilator use.
  • 382 hospital discharges over the last 24 hours — for a total of more than 36,300 since the end of March.
  • 34 patients are hospitalized at the federal field medical stations in Edison and Atlantic City.
  • A “spot” positivity rate of 22%, based on samples taken on May 9 — the most-recent day with complete data. A total of 433,060 tests have been performed.
  • 522 of New Jersey’s 635 long-term facilities have a total of 26,763 COVID-19 cases. These include 375 nursing homes, and 260 assisted living and other adult care facilities. Click here for the most-current list of COVID-19 outbreaks. 
    • In Monmouth County, 50 long-term facilities reported a total of 1,886 positive cases — the fifth highest among New Jersey’s 21 counties — and 342 total deaths.
  • In the state’s veteran homes — in Paramus, Menlo Park section of Edison and Vineland — 364 of 672 veterans have tested positive for COVID-19 or are under investigation.
    • 137 deaths at the Paramus, Menlo Park and Vineland homes.
    • 10 hospitalized veterans.
    • 28 veterans who have recovered.
  • In the state’s four psychiatric hospitals, 190 patients have tested positive among 1,237 total patients.
    • There have been 12 patient deaths and five employee deaths.
    • These facilities include Trenton Psychiatric Hospital, Greystone Park Psychiatric Hospital in Parsippany, Ancora Psychiatric Hospital in Winslow in Camden County, and Ann Klein Forensic Center in Trenton.

What follows is Monmouth County's breakdown of cumulative positive cases by municipality.

  • Aberdeen: 214
  • Allenhurst: 5
  • Allentown: 7
  • Asbury Park: 178
  • Atlantic Highlands: 27
  • Avon-by-the-Sea: 12
  • Belmar: 27 (Unchanged from previous day when Belmar officials also reported 20 current cases after the removal of recoveries and individuals who live in other municipalities but share Belmar's 07719 zip code from the borough’s total.)
  • Bradley Beach: 41
  • Brielle: 26
  • Colts Neck: 73
  • Deal: 24
  • Eatontown: 242
  • Englishtown: 38
  • Fair Haven: 22
  • Farmingdale: 13
  • Freehold Borough: 352
  • Freehold Township: 590
  • Hazlet: 257
  • Highlands: 25
  • Holmdel: 221
  • Howell: 578
  • Interlaken: 2
  • Keansburg: 153
  • Keyport: 82
  • Lake Como: 16 (Unchanged from previous day)
  • Little Silver: 34
  • Loch Arbour: 1
  • Long Branch: 419
  • Manalapan: 437
  • Manasquan: 30
  • Marlboro: 418
  • Matawan: 164
  • Middletown: 596
  • Millstone Township: 81
  • Monmouth Beach: 19
  • Neptune City: 51
  • Neptune Township: 423
  • Ocean: 261
  • Oceanport: 56
  • Red Bank: 173
  • Roosevelt: 6
  • Rumson: 31
  • Sea Bright: 9
  • Sea Girt: 13
  • Shrewsbury Borough: 48
  • Shrewsbury Township: 9
  • Spring Lake: 13
  • Spring Lake Heights: 17
  • Tinton Falls: 178
  • Union Beach: 39
  • Upper Freehold: 46
  • Wall: 283
  • West Long Branch: 58
  • Unknown: 2

 

Below is a video of Gov. Murphy's May 13 press briefing:

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