The Washington State Division of Well being reported 1,690 new COVID-19 circumstances and 20 deaths on Wednesday.
The nationwide whole variety of illness attributable to the coronavirus is 463,537 and 6,063 deaths, respectively. These numbers are up from 461,847 circumstances and 6,043 deaths on Monday. The case whole consists of 39,130 infections which are listed as doubtless. DOH revises earlier case and loss of life numbers each day.
In line with the July 2019 US Census, Washington’s inhabitants is estimated at round 7.6 million.
On July 8, the date with the newest full knowledge, 24 folks with confirmed circumstances of COVID-19 had been admitted to Washington state hospitals.
Over the previous seven days, Washington has seen a rising case charge of 62.6 per 100,000 inhabitants.
The nationwide charge for a similar interval was 79.Four per 100,000, in response to the Facilities for Illness Management and Prevention.
Greater than 8.Eight million doses of COVID-19 vaccines have been administered in Washington, in response to the CDC.
On the nationwide stage, in response to CDC statistics, greater than 339 million vaccinations of the authorised vaccines have been administered.
As of Wednesday, 51.9% of Washington residents and 59.6% of the US grownup inhabitants had been absolutely vaccinated.
On April 15, all Washington residents aged 16 and over had been eligible for the vaccine.
On July 12, the newest date with confirmed take a look at knowledge, 18,585 samples had been collected nationwide, with 3.4% testing constructive.
The common constructive take a look at charge for the earlier seven days was fixed at 3.6%. The take a look at numbers solely mirror polymerase chain response assessments which are given whereas the virus is believed to be nonetheless lively within the physique.
In line with DOH knowledge, King County’s highest inhabitants within the state continues to have the very best numbers in Washington with 114,922 circumstances and 1,676 deaths. Pierce County, the second largest in inhabitants, ranks second with 58,377 circumstances. Pierce County has the third highest loss of life toll at 664, in response to DOH, which counts deaths in another way from the Tacoma-Pierce County’s well being division.
All Washington counties have not less than 100 circumstances. Solely 10 of the state’s 39 counties have case numbers lower than 1,000.
US and world numbers
There have been greater than 34 million confirmed coronavirus circumstances and 609,837 deaths from the virus within the U.S. as of Wednesday, in response to Johns Hopkins College. The US has the very best whole variety of reported circumstances and deaths of any nation.
Greater than 4.1 million folks have died from the illness worldwide. Worldwide circumstances exceed 191.Eight million.
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