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New Castle County

Movement of the Disease over Time

This animated map shows the rate of new cases of COVID-19 across Delaware as a 7 day average. We can see the period during the summer when the disease was less prevalent, and the areas of the State where people were hit hardest.
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New Castle County

Total Positive Cases in New Castle County

Total Positive Cases
73,907 1,345.0 per 10,000 people
Confirmed
69,259
Probable
4,648

Positive Cases in Comparable Location

Demographics

New Castle County

Positive Cases per 10,000 Population by Age Group

0-4
5-17
18-34
35-49
50-64
65+
New Castle County

Data are current as of 6pm the previous day. Last update: 09/18/2021

Rate of Cases by Age

Rate of Cases by Age & County

Age New Castle State of Delaware Kent Sussex
0-4 750.7 734.1 683.8 726.9
5-17 1,155.8 1,121.1 963.7 1,164.7
18-34 1,815.3 1,843.7 1,601.5 2,194.1
35-49 1,499.5 1,588.8 1,565.6 1,870.4
50-64 1,204.5 1,238.7 1,273.8 1,284.7
65+ 920.4 950.8 1,026.3 949.3
New Castle County

Data are current as of 6pm the previous day. Last update: 09/18/2021

Rate of Cases by Sex

Rate of Cases by Sex & County

Sex New Castle State of Delaware Kent Sussex
Female 1,373.5 1,376.8 1,326.8 1,412.0
Male 1,277.9 1,287.0 1,210.5 1,360.0
New Castle County

Data are current as of 6pm the previous day. Last update: 09/18/2021

Rate of Cases by Race

Rate of Cases by Race & County

Race New Castle State of Delaware Kent Sussex
White 36,526 68,028 11,743 19,685
Black 20,544 31,820 6,752 4,483
Other Race 7,704 11,868 1,494 2,614
Asian 2,080 2,736 397 256
Multiple Race 1,529 2,639 594 515
Native American
0
Pacific Islander
Patient declined to disclose 4,689 9,327 1,236 3,325
Data not reported 594 929 146 183
New Castle County

Data are current as of 6pm the previous day. Last update: 09/18/2021

Rate of Cases by Ethnicity

Rate of Cases by Ethnicity & County

Ethnicity New Castle State of Delaware Kent Sussex
Non-Hispanic 60,801 106,466 19,840 25,589
Hispanic 12,044 19,213 2,200 4,948
Patient declined to disclose 716 1,495 262 516
Data not reported 346 629 179 104
New Castle County

Count of Positive Cases by Age Group

0-4
5-17
18-34
35-49
50-64
65+
New Castle County

Data are current as of 6pm the previous day. Last update: 09/18/2021

Total Cases by Age

Total Cases by Age & County

Age New Castle State of Delaware Kent Sussex
0-4 2,427 (3%) 4,025 (3%) 755 (3%) 833 (3%)
5-17 10,208 (14%) 16,688 (13%) 2,864 (13%) 3,589 (12%)
18-34 24,101 (33%) 39,060 (31%) 6,688 (30%) 8,192 (26%)
35-49 15,748 (21%) 26,962 (21%) 4,854 (22%) 6,298 (20%)
50-64 13,666 (18%) 24,505 (19%) 4,300 (19%) 6,502 (21%)
65+ 7,756 (10%) 16,560 (13%) 3,019 (13%) 5,742 (18%)
Unknown
3 (0%)
New Castle County

Data are current as of 6pm the previous day. Last update: 09/18/2021

Total Cases by Sex

Total Cases by Sex & County

Sex New Castle State of Delaware Kent Sussex
Female 39,417 (53%) 68,064 (53%) 12,140 (54%) 16,363 (53%)
Male 34,401 (47%) 59,576 (47%) 10,313 (46%) 14,756 (47%)
Unknown 89 (0%) 163 (0%) 28 (0%) 38 (0%)
New Castle County

Data are current as of 6pm the previous day. Last update: 09/18/2021

Total Cases by Race

Total Cases by Race & County

Race New Castle State of Delaware Kent Sussex
White 36,526 (49%) 68,028 (53%) 11,743 (52%) 19,685 (63%)
Black 20,544 (28%) 31,820 (25%) 6,752 (30%) 4,483 (14%)
Other Race 7,704 (10%) 11,868 (9%) 1,494 (7%) 2,614 (8%)
Asian 2,080 (3%) 2,736 (2%) 397 (2%) 256 (1%)
Multiple Race 1,529 (2%) 2,639 (2%) 594 (3%) 515 (2%)
Pacific Islander
Native American
353 (0%)
Patient declined to disclose 4,689 (6%) 9,327 (7%) 1,236 (5%) 3,325 (11%)
Data not reported 594 (1%) 929 (1%) 146 (1%) 183 (1%)
New Castle County

Data are current as of 6pm the previous day. Last update: 09/18/2021

Total Cases by Ethnicity

Total Cases by Ethnicity & County

Ethnicity New Castle State of Delaware Kent Sussex
Non-Hispanic 60,801 (82%) 106,466 (83%) 19,840 (88%) 25,589 (82%)
Hispanic 12,044 (16%) 19,213 (15%) 2,200 (10%) 4,948 (16%)
Patient declined to disclose 716 (1%) 1,495 (1%) 262 (1%) 516 (2%)
Data not reported 346 (0%) 629 (0%) 179 (1%) 104 (0%)

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