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HARRISBURG - The Pennsylvania Department of Health confirmed Monday that there are 693 additional positive cases of COVID-19, bringing the statewide total to 4,087 in 59 counties.

There are currently seven cases in Mercer County.

The department also reported 11 new deaths among positive cases, bringing the statewide total to 49. All patients are either in isolation at home or being treated at the hospital.

County-specific information and a statewide map are available here.

There are 33,777 patients who have tested negative to date. Of the patients who have tested positive, the age breakdown is as follows:

• Less than 1% are aged 0-4;

• Less than 1% are aged 5-12;

• 1% are aged 13-18;

• 10% are aged 19-24;

• 41% are aged 25-49;

• 28% are aged 50-64; and

• 19% are aged 65 or older.

Most of the patients hospitalized are aged 65 or older, and most of the deaths have occurred in patients 65 or older. There have been no pediatric deaths in Pennsylvania to date. More data is available here.

All non-life-sustaining businesses are ordered to be closed and schools are closed statewide at least through April 6. Currently 22 counties are under stay-at-home orders.