By Gracie Kitayama and Sophie Kroesche

San Luis Obispo now has 226 confirmed cases of coronavirus as of Monday, May 11 – up six cases from yesterday, according to the San Luis Obispo County Public Health Department.

Of the total cases, 49 patients are recovering at home in isolation, 172 patients have recovered and four patients are currently in the hospital. Two of the hospitalized patients remain in intensive care.

There has been one death due to coronavirus in the county.

Total Confirmed COVID-19 Cases in SLO County

County Public Health has now conducted 2,167 tests in which 78 have tested positive. Private laboratories have detected 142 cases, but the number of tests conducted is unknown, according to County Public Health.

There are 20 cases of coronavirus in those zero to 17-years-old, 95 in ages 18 to 49-years-old, 60 in 50 to 64-years-old and 45 in those 65 and older.

There are 133 cases in North County, 45 cases in South County,  30 cases in Central County and 12 cases on the coast.

Coronavirus cases by city

The largest single-day spike that the county saw happened over two weeks ago on Friday, April 24 with 14 new cases reported that day.

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