COVID-19 Update


Woodbury County

Total Positive Tests:  30,935 (+867 from last week from IDPH)

New cases week beginning 1/17/22:  1,813 (29.9%)

New cases week beginning 1/24/22:  879 (22.9%)

14-day Average % Positive:  24.2%

Total Deaths due to Covid-19:  302 (+4 from last week from IDPH)

Deaths due to Covid-19 in last 30 days:  9 (new indicator from SDHD)

Current Hospitalizations w/Covid-19:

Total   53

Total Current Hospitalization due to COVID      27

% of Total Population Fully Vaccinated in Woodbury County:  50.6% (SDHD); 54.7% (IDPH)

Booster Doses given in Woodbury County:  20,904

Data from the Siouxland District Health Department, Iowa Dept. of Public Health

Plymouth County

Total Positive Tests:  6,738 (+180 from last week)

7-Day Positivity Rate:  15%

Total Deaths due to Covid-19:  93 (same as last week)

% of Total Population Fully Vaccinated in Plymouth County:  51.4% (IDPH)

Data from Iowa Department of Health

Dakota County

Total Positive Tests:  6,366 (+113 from last week)

Positive Test Rate:  41%

Total Deaths due to Covid-19:  82 (same as last week)

% Vaccinated in Dakota County:  68.8% (% age 5 and over at least one dose) (CDC)

% Vaccinated in Dakota County:  61.7% (% age 5 and over with two doses) (CDC)

% Vaccinated With Booster Dose: 18.4% (new indicator)

Data from Dakota County Health Department, Nebraska Department of Health, CDC

Union County

Total Positive Tests:  3,900 (+97 from last week)

Total Recovered:  3,351

Total Deaths due to Covid-19:  49 (+2 from last week)

% PCR Test Positivity Rate Weekly:  41.2%

Number of Persons (1 Dose):  1,253

Number of Persons (2 Doses):  2,782

Number of Persons (3 Doses):  1,593

Data from South Dakota Department of Health

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