By Sara Powers

(CBS DETROIT) – The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services announced 7,856 coronavirus cases in the state and an additional 56 deaths on Monday.

This brings the state total of COVID-19 cases to 1,112,490 and 21,918 deaths as of Oct. 25.

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Monday’s daily case count represents new referrals of confirmed cases to the MDSS since Friday, October 22. Over the three days (Saturday, Sunday, and Monday), the average number of new confirmed cases is 2,618 per day.

The deaths announced Friday includes 29 deaths identified during a Vital Records review.

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Data is now being updated on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday.


In the state, as of September 17, there has been a total of 906,096 recovered cases of COVID-19.

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For the latest numbers, visit here. They are updated Tuesday and Friday with coronavirus updates included as of 3 p.m.

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