Testing for coronavirus in Orange County has spiked in the past week, with 1,083 people tested each day on average, up from 656 for the prior week, and 527 for the week ending April 13.
Average daily coronavirus cases have also spiked, with 68 reported each day in the past week, up from 56 for the week ending April 20.
Case increases in the past week are led by Santa Ana, which had an average of 20 cases reported each day; and Anaheim, with an average of 12 cases reported each day. The two cities make up about 20% of the county’s population, and nearly half of new cases in the past week.
There are 2,126 COVID-19 cases in OC to date, with 26,347 tests done as of Monday.
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