Contagious COVID-19 subvariants dominate rates in Ohio
Highly contagious BA.4 and BA.5 Omicron subvariants now make up more than 70% of all COVID-19 cases in the CDC's Region 5 area, which includes Columbus.
- The rate is calculated by running thousands of samples through genomic sequencing.
The latest: Cases in Ohio have stayed mostly flat over the past three weeks, with a daily recorded average of about 2,360, according to the state's online dashboard.
Yes, but: Those figures don't include at-home tests.
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