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Boston COVID-19 test positivity rate passes the threshold of concern

/ / Health Diagnostics / April 15, 2022

The city’s coronavirus test positivity rate currently sits at 6.2%, which is above the agency’s “threshold of concern” of 5%. It’s also nearly three times higher than the 2.2% test positivity rate recorded one month ago. According to CDC data, SARS-CoV-2 variant BA.2 makes up more than 90% of cases that have undergone genome sequencing in New England.

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