Updated as new information is released regarding the number of cases in Dallas County specifically.
Dallas County 5/28: 9,587 Total Cases, 222 Deaths
The chart above tracks the daily number of new positive COVID-19 tests. This is important to track in order to determine how quickly the virus is spreading. The flatter the orange line, the slower the rate of transmission.
Of cases requiring hospitalization, two-thirds have been under 65 years of age, and about half do not have high-risk chronic health conditions. Diabetes has been an underlying high-risk health condition reported in about a third of all hospitalized patients with COVID-19.
Dallas County website updated at 12:30 PM daily: https://www.dallascounty.org/departments/dchhs/2019-novel-coronavirus.php