LANSING, Mich. — The number of positive cases of the coronavirus in Michigan has increased to 285,398.
The number of cases increased 7,592 from yesterday, when there were 277,806 statewide cases, according to the Department of Health and Human Services this afternoon. Yesterday, the state reported 5,772 new cases.
The state says there have been 8,324 coronavirus deaths in Michigan.
The number of deaths has increased 134 from yesterday, when there were 8,190 deaths. Yesterday, the state reported 62 new deaths.
Statewide, 138,862 people have recovered from the virus as of Nov. 13. A person is considered "recovered" by the state if they are "30 days out from their onset of illness."
In the U.S., there are 11,620,037 cases, and there have been 251,445 deaths — while 4,348,089 people have recovered, according to the global COVID-19 Dashboard by the Center for Systems Science and Engineering at Johns Hopkins University.