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 four deaths from influenza this season. The number of deaths caused by the flu and secondary infections is probably much larger. In the last week there were 12 hospitalizations, bringing the season’s total to 88.

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 23, 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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