Third straight day, Arizona sees 1,000-plus COVID-19 instances | The Verde Impartial
For the third year in a row and for the seventh time in 15 days, the Arizona Department of Health has confirmed more than 1,000 new COVID-19 cases in Arizona in the past 24 hours.
Friday’s ADHD report shows 1,565 new cases as well as 16 deaths. Friday’s positive tests mark Arizona’s highest daily reading since July 30th. This increases the daily average for the state in October to 854 cases, which is above the daily average for August and September.
Cumulative since testing began in January, Arizona has confirmed 244,045 cases of coronavirus and 5,934 deaths.
To date, in October, Arizona has exceeded the total number of cases seen in the state in the last month by more than 8,000 positive tests. In Arizona, an average of 300 new cases per day are recorded in September.
The state’s cumulative positive test rate has dropped to 9.7%. The bed capacity in the intensive care unit at the Arizona hospital has increased to 86%.
The Verde Valley-Sedona area has added 20 new COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours. nine in Cottonwood, five in Cornville.
On Friday morning, the Verde Valley Medical Center in Cottonwood reported that it is currently admitting five COVID-19 patients.
COVID-19 cases and deaths per month
-12,475 cases and 597 deaths in May.
-63,920 cases and 803 deaths in June.
-92,930 cases and 1,977 deaths in July.
-25,307 cases and 1,297 deaths in August.
-16,361 cases and 600 deaths in September.
– So far as of October, 24,788 cases and 259 deaths.
Arizona’s Daily Average for New COVID-19 Cases Per Month:
– May 415 new cases per day.
-June, 2,130 new cases per day.
-July, 2,997 new cases per day.
-August, 816 cases per day.
-September 545 cases per day.
-October, 853 cases per day.
Arizona didn’t nearly double the daily high of 5,416 cases reported on June 29. As of July 9, the state had no more than 4,000 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.
Demographic breakdown of cases in Arizona
Friday morning’s ADHD data shows the age group 65 and over caused 4,226 of the state’s 5,934 deaths. 940 deaths have been reported 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 157,728. It follows:
-Pima County has 28,296 cases.
-Yuma County, 13,797 cases.
-Pinal County, 11,958 cases.
-Navajo County, 6,452 cases.
-Coconino County, 5,301 cases.
-Mohave County, 4,395 cases
-Apache County, 3,992 cases.
ADHD reports that 2.07 million Arizona people have been tested for COVID-19, with the state’s positive testing rate currently standing at 9.7%.
People between the ages of 20 and 44 had the highest number of positive tests with 342 deaths (116,611). Seniors aged 65 and over had 27,816 positive tests with 4,226 deaths.
The Verde Valley-Sedona area has added 20 new COVID-19 cases in the past 24 hours, with nine reported in Cottonwood and five in Cornville, according to Yavapai Community Health Services.
Across the county, there were 3,013 positive test results with 91 deaths and 1,578 patients who had recovered from the coronavirus.
YCCHS has reported 932 cases in the Sedona-Verde Valley area since testing began. This sum includes:
-358 confirmed in Cottonwood.
-210 at Camp Verde.
-129 in Sedona.
-76 in Clarkdale.
-67 in Rimrock.
-39 in the village of Oak Creek.
-51 in Cornville.
– Two cases elsewhere in the Verde Valley.
YCCHS reports that 50,088 people in Yavapai County have been tested for COVID-19, with 93.9% of those polled being negative.
In Yavapai County, women outperform men by 1,691 to 1,321 points in positive COVID-19 tests, according to YCCHS.
On Friday morning, Verde Valley Medical Center reported five COVID positive patients with four pending tests. Cottonwood Hospital showed a census of 61 patients with seven in intensive care.
Flagstaff Medical Center reported 15 positive tests with 12 pending results. FMC enrolled 192 patients; 37 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 number of US cases as of Friday morning was 9 million. According to Johns Hopkins University, the number of US deaths was 229,000, the highest of any nation in the world.
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.
There are an estimated 45.2 million cases worldwide with 1.18 million deaths and 30.4 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