Daily COVID Report / Friday

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


Press release from the Humboldt County Joint Information Center:

Five new cases of COVID-19 were reported today, bringing to 501 the total number of county residents who have tested positive for the virus.  

Humboldt County Deputy Health Officer Dr. Josh Ennis reminded residents that the potential for exponential virus growth remains the biggest concern. “What we know is that COVID-19 is going to be here for quite some time, and our county’s response is really about protecting the entire community,” he said.

Today’s alert level stands at two or level yellow. 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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Friday

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

Cases

New Cases

5

Active Cases

21
Case Updates
Testing

Number of Tests

202

% Positive

2.5%

Health Lab Supply

8,200

So Far

Cases

Total Cases

501

Hospitalizations

30
Acquisition

Contact to Known Case

320

Community Spread

67

Travel

103

Under Investigation

11
Testing

Total Tests

28,402

Demographics
As of Monday, Sept. 21

Age

Average Age

36
Sex

Men

51%

Women

48%
Region

Northern Humboldt

100

Humboldt Bay Area

333

Southern Humboldt

52

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