Cumulative total for the season, as of




Flu activity in Maine is characterized by the Centers for Disease Control as regional and the numbers are growing. There have been three flu-related deaths this season, the victims were 63, 75 and 91 years old. In the last week there were 23 hospitalizations, bringing the season’s total to 76. The youngest person diagnosed with the flu this season in Maine was 3 months old and the oldest was 97.

The numbers of flu cases shown here are confirmed positive influenza tests.

Hover over the map for detailed county-by-county statistics, or compare week-by-week numbers by hovering over each week’s bar in the bar chart.

This interactive was updated on January 16, 2019 to include the most recent data from the previous week. The data are taken from the Maine CDC’s Weekly Surveillance Reports and are preliminary and subject to change.


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