Salt Lake City-According to the latest news from the Utah Department of Health, the number of COVID-19 cases in Utah increased by 281 on Sunday, with another 2 deaths and 7,518 vaccinations reported.
According to data from the health department, the current rolling number of positive cases for 7 consecutive days per day is 383. Now, the daily positive test rate in this period of time calculated by the “people-oriented” method is 6.1%. Now, the daily positive test rate in this time period calculated by the “test over test” method is 3%.
It is estimated that by Sunday, there are 8,416 valid COVID-19 cases in Utah.
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The department added that there are currently 157 COVID-19 patients hospitalized in Utah. This is an increase from 152 on Saturday. Data show that 61 of the 157 hospitalized patients are in intensive care units.
At the same time, the state has received more than 2 million vaccines. The Department of Health reports that more than 1.25 million Utahans have received at least one dose of the COVID-19 vaccine, and 870,000 Utahans have now been fully vaccinated.
The new figures reported on Sunday indicate that the total positive cases have increased by 0.7% since Saturday. So far, more than 2.5 million people have been tested for COVID-19 in Utah.
Since March 2020, the total number of confirmed cases leaving Utah on Sunday is 395,431, the total number of hospitalizations is 16,061, and the total number of deaths from the disease is 2,182.
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