Optimistic indicators proceed to prevail on AZ COVID-19 entrance | The Verde Impartial
Arizona COVID-19 numbers continued their downward trend over the weekend.
The Arizona Department of Health’s report on Monday morning shows only 174 new cases in the past 24 hours and fewer than 2,000 cases in the past five days. ADHD has documented 5,029 COVID-19 deaths since the first reported death in March.
So far, in August, ADHD reported 24,800 positive tests and 1,282 deaths. This is comparable to:
-92,930 positive tests and 1,977 deaths in July.
-63,920 cases and 803 deaths in June.
-12,475 cases and 597 deaths in May.
Arizona’s Daily Average for New COVID-19 Cases Per Month:
– May 415 new COVID-19 cases daily.
-June, 2,130 new cases per day.
-July, 2,997 new coronavirus cases per day.
– So far, the state has an average of 826 cases per day in August.
Arizona didn’t nearly double the daily high of 5,416 cases reported on June 29. As of July 9, the state no longer had 4,000 or more new cases in a 24-hour reporting period. July 15 was the last time the state reported 3,000 cases in a single day. July 21 was the last day that 2,000 cases were reported. August 3rd was the last day 1,000 new cases were reported.
Yavapai County Community Health Services reports 19 new Sedona Verde valleys over the weekend. Three COVID-19 patients are currently being hospitalized at Verde Valley Medical Center.
Demographic breakdown of cases in Arizona
Monday morning’s ADHD data shows the age group 65 and over caused 3,580 of the state’s 5,029 deaths. There have been reported 789 deaths in people aged 55 to 64 years.
ADHD reports that women in Arizona are more likely to get the virus than men (52%), but more men than women die from COVID-19 (57%).
Place of the falls
Maricopa County has the highest number of coronavirus cases in Arizona at 133,728. It follows:
-Pima County has 21,221 cases.
-Yuma County, 12,230 cases.
-Pinal County, 9,550 cases.
-Navajo County, 5,598 cases.
-Apache County, 3,338 cases.
-Mohave County, 3,615 cases
-Coconino County, 3,324 cases.
ADHD reports that 1.47 million Arizona people have been tested for COVID-19, with the state’s positive testing rate currently standing at 11.5%.
People between 20 and 44 years of age had the highest number of positive tests with 294 deaths (98,396). Seniors aged 65 and over have had 23,009 positive tests with 3,580 deaths.
Yavapai County Community Health Services reported 19 new cases in the Sedona Verde Valley over the weekend. Across the county, there were 2,307 positive test results, with 77 deaths and 1,016 patients recovering from coronavirus.
YCCHS has reported 707 cases in the Sedona-Verde Valley area since testing began. This sum includes:
-271 confirmed in Cottonwood.
-151 at Camp Verde.
-106 in Sedona.
-64 in Clarkdale.
-48 in Rimrock.
-34 in the village of Oak Creek.
-32 in Cornville.
-A case elsewhere in the Verde Valley.
YCCHS reports that 36,521 people in Yavapai County have been tested for COVID-19, with 93.7% of those people being negative.
Women outperform men by 1,323-984 points in positive COVID-19 tests in Yavapai County, according to YCCHS.
On Sunday afternoon, Verde Valley Medical Center reported three COVID-positive patients admitted with a pending test. Cottonwood Hospital showed a census of 44 patients, three of whom were in intensive care.
Flagstaff Medical Center reported five positive tests with five pending results. FMC enrolled 155 patients; 29 of these patients are in intensive care.
US and global totals
According to the latest estimates of US and global cases of COVID-19, the US case count stood at 6.01 million as of Monday morning, the highest of any nation in the world with 183,000 US deaths according to Johns Hopkins University.
More Americans have now died from COVID-19 than from the 1957-58 Asian pandemic flu (116,000 US deaths) and the 1968 Hong Kong pandemic flu (100,000 US deaths). It still pales in comparison to the deaths from the 1918 Spanish flu pandemic that killed 675,000 Americans and up to 150 million worldwide.
AIDS kills about 13,000 US lives each year.
The virus is spread in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, Guam, the Northern Mariana Islands, and the U.S. Virgin Islands, according to the CDC.
There are an estimated 25.1 million cases worldwide with 844,000 deaths and 16.5 million recoveries.
COVID-19 Confirmed Cases in Arizona
August 27, 200,139 cases
July 22, 150,609 cases
July 6, 101,441 cases
July 3 91,858 cases
July 1, 84,092 cases
June 27, 70,051 cases
June 25, 63,030 cases
June 21, 52,390 cases
June 17, 40,924 cases
June 11, 31,264 cases
June 1, 20,123 cases
May 8, 10,526 cases
May 5, 9,305 cases
May 2, 8,364 cases
April 29, 7,202 cases
April 24, 6,045 cases
April 20, 5,064 cases
April 16, 4,234 cases
April 9, 3,018 cases
April 4, 2,019 cases
March 30, 1,157 cases
January 26th First confirmed case in Arizona