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25 percent of the entire Covid-19 infections have come in the month of January in Maverick County.
Up until January 22 there have been 2,159 new positive cases of Covid-19 in our community.
That one month total represents 25 percent of the entire 8,593 positive cases seen since the month of March.
Officials however are hoping that the number of cases begin to decrease as seen during the last three reporting days.
Another very concerning statistic is the number of people tested to positive infection being detected.
5,790 people have been tested in January. Of those 2,159 or 37.2 percent have come back positive.
That is the most positive infection ratio seen since the month of March.
Back in July the infection ratio was at 31.1 percent with 4,963 people tested and 1,549 coming back positive.