What to watch: Focus on the 7-day rolling averages and overall trends since there can be day-to-day variations or “spikes” in reporting from Local Public Health Authorities, laboratories, and other sources.
How to understand COVID-19 in your community: Check out the “County” dashboard for detailed data on each county and jurisdiction in Missouri. You can find it here.
Hospital Capacity: The numbers above reflect only COVID-19 patients. They do not include other patients in the hospital. As of October, Missouri has over 22,000 hospital beds, including over 2,700 ICU beds. Hospitals have over 2,300 ventilators, and the state stockpile has an additional 240 ventilators. For more data, check on the health care system dashboard here.
For more detailed and technical information: See our frequently asked questions.
How to access the data: Click on the buttons above to go to the data in depth.