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85 confirmed cases, 7 deaths, and 31,202 vaccinations: See today’s new COVID-19 data from Mass.

Ritu Jain is inoculated by nurse Gerriley Lucas with the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine at the UMass Memorial Health Care COVID-19 Vaccination Center in the Mercantile Center in Worcester.
Ritu Jain is inoculated by nurse Gerriley Lucas with the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine at the UMass Memorial Health Care COVID-19 Vaccination Center in the Mercantile Center in Worcester.JOSEPH PREZIOSO/AFP via Getty Images

Massachusetts reported 85 new confirmed coronavirus cases Thursday, bringing the pandemic total to 662,544.

The state also reported 7 new confirmed coronavirus deaths, bringing the state’s total to 17,566.

Another 31,202 vaccinations were administered, the Department of Public Health reported.

Experts and officials say the protection from the state’s massive vaccination campaign is kicking in, and the pandemic appears to be subsiding after more than a year of wracking the state. Key coronavirus metrics have fallen precipitously since the peak of the second surge early this year.

New data showed that — for the second week — none of the state’s 351 cities and towns is considered high-risk for the virus.

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The DPH said 3,191 people were estimated to have active cases of the potentially deadly virus, and 171 confirmed coronavirus patients were in the hospital.

The DPH also reported that 40,321 more tests had been conducted for coronavirus. The total number of tests administered climbed to more than 23.2 million.

The DPH reported that the seven-day average rate of positive tests, calculated from the total number of tests administered, was at 0.51 percent.

The department said the rate would be 0.71 percent if the effect of college testing programs — in which asymptomatic people can be tested repeatedly in an effort to rapidly identify new cases — is factored out.

The number of new vaccinations was slightly higher than on Wednesday, when 30,550 were reported. The new vaccinations brought the total to 8,206,687.

The total number of shots administered amounted to 87.4 percent of the 9,389,030 doses shipped to providers in the state so far.

The total shots administered included 4,293,423 first shots and 3,651,875 second shots of the Moderna and Pfizer two-shot vaccines. It also included 261,389 shots of the Johnson & Johnson one-shot vaccine.

The number of people fully vaccinated — with either two shots of the Moderna or Pfizer vaccines or one shot of the Johnson & Johnson — rose to 3,913,264.

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