COVID-19 Testing Positivity Rates

COVID-19 Positivity Rates Week of May 15, 2022

GS Labs COVID-19 Positivity Rates

Throughout the week of Sunday, May 15 to Saturday May 21, 2022 GS Labs testing saw an average positivity rate of 20% across ten states (a 1% increase over the prior week) and nearly 6,000 rapid antigen tests. For the week starting May 15, 2022, the highest state positivity rate was Oregon with nearly 25% and the lowest was Colorado with just over 15% positivity.

COVID-19 Positivity Rates Over Average Index:

The average positivity rates of 20% across all locations but all but 4 metro areas had more than 20% positivity rates with COVID-19 Rapid Antigen tests conducted by GS Labs. The following states have seen a COVID-19 antigen test positivity rate higher than average:

  • Massachusetts COVID Positivity Rate: 20%
  • Missouri COVID positivity rate: 21%
  • Nebraska COVID positivity rate: 21%
  • New Jersey COVID positivity rate: 23%
  • Iowa COVID positivity rate: 23%
  • Oregon COVID positivity rate: 25%

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Breakdown of States By COVID-19 Positivity Rates:

Below is a graph of COVID-19 positivity rates across GS Labs locations.

COVID Positivity Rankings By State 5.15.22

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Note: Most private and government organizations have stopped publishing positivity rates due to the increase use of At-Home COVID-19 tests. GS Labs is providing positivity rates specifically on antigen tests conducted by our trained staff across the locations we operate in.