The coronavirus positivity rate in Los Angeles has jumped more than 2% to 11.6%, according to the L.A. County Department of Public Health.
On Monday, the county reported the rate, which is a seven-day rolling average, as 9.5%. More than 1.2 million tests have been conducted in the county to date.
Los Angeles reported 4,015 confirmed cases, about 2,000 of which are attributed to three-day backlog from one lab. This brings the county’s total number of confirmed cases to at least 120,539.
Nearly 2,000 people are hospitalized in Los Angeles County, with 27% of those in intensive care units, according to a statement from the department.
More than 3,500 people have died from Covid-19 in the county, and about 93% of those have had underlying health conditions.