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COVID-19 Hospitalizations Continue to Rise in the North and Decline in the South

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14.10.2021

I don’t want to beat a dead horse; it’s just that every week, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services updates its figures on how many Americans are in the hospital because of COVID-19, and for three straight weeks, states in the northern part of the country have seen increases – sometimes dramatic ones – in their hospitalization rate, while states in the southern part of the country have seen decreases. The numbers for the two-week period ending October 13:

Michigan
14-day change: 23 percent increase
Hospitalizations per 100,000 people: 20

Minnesota
14-day change: 18 percent increase
Hospitalizations per 100,000 people: 18

North Dakota
14-day change: 12 percent increase
Hospitalizations per 100,000 people: 35

Pennsylvania
14-day change: 12 percent increase
Hospitalizations per 100,000 people: 27

Montana
14-day change: 10 percent increase
Hospitalizations per 100,000 people: 46

A handful of other states in the north

South Dakota
14-day change: 6 percent increase
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