Daily COVID Report / Aug. 4

COVID REPORT: Nine New Cases Confirmed Today, Says Joint Information Center


Press release from the Humboldt County Joint Information Center:

The total number of Humboldt County residents confirmed to have contracted COVID-19 now stands at 245, after nine new cases were reported today.

Of the 245 cases, 126 people contracted the virus through contact with another known case, 67 acquired it through out-of-area travel and 34 were a result of community transmission. Eighteen cases remain under investigation.

Today’s alert level stands at three or level orange. Visit humboldtgov.org/dashboard to view the county’s Alert Level Assessment tool.

For the most recent COVID-19 information, visit cdc.gov or cdph.ca.gov. Local information is available at humboldtgov.org or during business hours by contacting covidinfo@co.humboldt.ca.us or calling 707-441-5000.

Humboldt County COVID-19 Data Dashboard: humboldtgov.org/dashboard,
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Humboldt Health Alert: humboldtgov.org/HumboldtHealthAlert

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Aug. 4

= historic data. All data from the Humboldt County Joint Information Center.

Cases

New Cases

9

Active Cases

52
Case Updates
Testing

Number of Tests

84

% Positive

10.7%

Health Lab Supply

2,400

So Far

Cases

Total Cases

245

Hospitalizations

17
Acquisition

Contact to Known Case

126

Community Spread

34

Travel

67

Under Investigation

18
Testing

Total Tests

15,782

Demographics
As of Monday, Aug. 3

Age

Average Age

38
Sex

Men

47%

Women

52%
Region

Northern Humboldt

38

Humboldt Bay Area

183

Southern Humboldt

15

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