The number of COVID-19 cases in Utah continues to remain below four digits, with 686 cases reported on Saturday. This marks two weeks, when the number of cases per day is less than 1,000.
The state recorded 22 new deaths from the virus, but there were 12 males and 10 females. The Utah Department of Health said 19 of the deaths occurred before February 6.
Vaccines vaccinated in the past day/total vaccination volume• 19,757 / 702,293.
The number of Utah who received two doses • 249,398.
Cases reported in the past day• 686.
Death reports in the past day• twenty two
• Seven people from Salt Lake County, two people between the ages of 65 and 84; five women between the ages of 65 and 84.
•Four people in Washington County, one man and one woman, all over 85 years old; two men between 65 and 84 years old.
• Three people from Utah, one man over 85 years old; and two women between 65 and 84 years old.
• Two from Beaver County, one is over 85 years old and between 65 and 84 years old
• Two women from Emory County, over 85 years old; and a man between 65 and 84 years old.
• Two people from Weber County, two people between the ages of 45 and 64.
• A woman from Kash County, between the ages of 65 and 84
• One from Davis County, aged 65 to 84.
Hospitalization reported in the past day• 223, eight o’clock less than Friday. Of the people currently hospitalized, 89 are in the intensive care unit, five fewer than last Friday.
Tests reported in the past day• 6,752 people were tested for the first time. A total of 17,724 people were tested.
Percentage of positive tests• According to the state’s original method, the rolling average for 7 consecutive days was 12.2%.
The state’s new method counts all test results, including repeated tests on the same person. Today, the rolling average for 7 consecutive days is 5.5%.
Total so far• 370,770 cases; death in 1929; 14,664 hospitalizations; 3,798,843 people tested.
This story is developing and will be updated.