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November 05, 2020 - Harrisburg, PA

Department of Health Provides Update on COVID-19: Highest Daily Increase of 2,900 Additional Positives Bring Statewide Total to 220,566

The Pennsylvania Department of Health confirmed as of 12:00 a.m., November 5, that there were 2,900 additional positive cases of COVID-19, bringing the statewide total to 220,566. This is the highest daily increase of cases.

The most accurate daily data is available on the website, with archived data also available.

The number of tests administered within the last 7 days between October 29 and November 4 is 288,689 with 16,992 positive cases. There were 43,941 test results reported to the department through 10 p.m., November 4.