SOMERVILLE, NJ - The highest percentage of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Somerset County is in the 50-64 age group (30.66 percent/490 cases) followed closely by those in the 30-49 category (29.72 percent/475 cases), according to statistics compiled by the county Department of Health.

As of April 14, there are 1,742 cases in Somerset County, with more males infected (837/52.38 percent) than females (738/46.18 percent). The gender is unknown in 24 cases, according to the SCDOH. Statewide, the same is true. The number of males with COVID-19 is (35,469/51.5 percent); females, (32,250/46.9 percent). Statewide, gender is also unknown in 1,105 cases, (1.6 percent), according to the New Jersey Department of Health

Statewide, the highest number of cases is in the 30-49 age group, (22,853 cases) followed closely by the 50-64 age group (21,224) cases, according to the NJDOH.

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The breakdown for other age groups as of April 14, with both county and state figures supplied by the Communicable Disease Reporting and Survey System:

Ages 0-4, Somerset County, 4 cases; statewide, 261 cases;

Ages 5-17, Somerset County, 13 cases, statewide, 839 cases;

Ages 18-29, Somerset County 151, statewide, 8,239;

Ages 65-79, Somerset County, 292 cases; statewide, 9,748 cases;

Ages 80 & over, Somerset County, 738; statewide, 5,299.

In Somerset County, there have been 87 deaths attributed to complications caused by COVID-19; statewide, there are 2.805 deaths and 68,824 cases, according to the NJDOH.