Maine CDC Director Nirav Shah speaks during a press briefing inside the Maine Emergency Management Agency in Augusta in this March 23, 2020, file photo.

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Another Mainer has died, marking the state’s 100th death from the coronavirus, as health officials on Tuesday reported 18 more cases of the new coronavirus.

There have now been 2,606 cases across all of Maine’s counties since the outbreak began here in March, according to the Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention. That’s up from 2,588 on Monday.

Tuesday’s increase marked two back-to-back days of the lowest new case reports in the past month. The newest cases were all in Androscoggin and Cumberland counties.

Of those, 2,322 have been confirmed positive, while 284 are likely positive, according to the Maine CDC.

[Our COVID-19 tracker contains the most recent information on Maine cases by county]

The latest death involved a resident of Cumberland County in her 90s, bringing the statewide death toll to 100.

So far, 302 Mainers have been hospitalized at some point with COVID-19, the illness caused by the coronavirus. Of those, 29 people are currently hospitalized, with 10 in critical care and seven on ventilators.

Meanwhile, 1,992 people have fully recovered from the virus, meaning there are 514 active and likely cases in the state, according to the Maine CDC. That’s a sharp decrease from 598 on Monday. Active cases of the virus have been trending down in recent days, falling from 714 on May 24, Maine CDC data show.

About half of the cases have been in Mainers over age 50, while more cases have been reported in women than men, according to the Maine CDC.

As of Tuesday, there have been 64,617 negative test results out of 68,141 overall. About 5 percent of all tests have come back positive, Maine CDC data show.

The coronavirus has hit hardest in Cumberland County, where 1,324 cases have been confirmed and where the bulk of virus deaths — 57 — have been concentrated. It is one of four counties — the others are Androscoggin, Penobscot and York, with 381, 101 and 428 cases, respectively — where “community transmission” has been confirmed, according to the Maine CDC.

There are two criteria for establishing community transmission: at least 10 confirmed cases and that at least 25 percent of those are not connected to either known cases or travel. That second condition has not yet been “satisfied” in other counties.

Other cases have been detected in Aroostook (10), Franklin (36), Hancock (12), Kennebec (131), Knox (21), Lincoln (20), Oxford (31), Piscataquis (1), Sagadahoc (30), Somerset (24) Waldo (53) and Washington (1) counties. Information about where another two cases were detected wasn’t immediately available Tuesday.

As of Tuesday afternoon, the coronavirus has sickened 1,973,803 people in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, Guam, the Northern Mariana Islands and the U.S. Virgin Islands, as well as caused 111,751 deaths, according to Johns Hopkins University of Medicine.

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