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Posted on: September 8, 2021

September 8 Weekly Dubuque County COVID-19 Update

141 New Positive Individuals and 372 More Completed Vaccinations Since Sept. 1

141 New Positive Individuals and 372 More Completed Vaccinations Since Sept. 1



 DUBUQUE COUNTY CHANGES & TOTALS  

(Sept. 1 to Sept.8)


POSITIVE INDIVIDUALS 

https://coronavirus.iowa.gov/pages/case-counts

  • 141 new positive individuals since Sept. 1
  • Total positive individuals to date = 14,305

New COVID-19 Positive Dubuque County Residents 9-8-21 (JPG)


ACTIVE CASES

  • 541 active cases in Dubuque County. (46 more than Sept. 1)

Active COVID-19 Cases in Dubuque County 9-8-21 (JPG)


COMMUNITY TRANSMISSION RATE

https://covid.cdc.gov/covid-data-tracker/#county-view

  • The CDC continues to rate Dubuque County at the HIGH level of community transmission of COVID-19.
  • 7-Day New Case Rate per 100K Population through Sept. 6 = 144
  • Percent Positivity through Sept. 4 = 8.16%

HOSPITALIZATIONS 

https://coronavirus.iowa.gov/pages/rmcc-data

  • The Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) has not updated its hospitalization data for individual counties since Sept. 1.
  • Dubuque County Residents Hospitalized = 15 as of Sept. 1. (7 more than Aug. 25)

COVID-19 Hospitalizations of Dubuque County Residents 9-8-21 (JPEG)

DEATHS   

https://coronavirus.iowa.gov/pages/outcome-analysis-deaths

  • No new deaths
  • Total deaths related to COVID to date = 217 
  • Underlying Cause Deaths = 196, Contributing Factor Deaths = 21

VACCINATIONS OF COUNTY RESIDENTS  Sleeves Up! Dubuque County (PNG)

https://coronavirus.iowa.gov/pages/vaccineinformation

  • 54.8% of all Dubuque County residents are fully vaccinated
  • Vaccinations Completed: 53,300
    (372 more than Sept. 1)
  • 70% of the County’s total population 12+ has either completed their vaccination series or is currently in the process.
  • Vaccinations Started (1st dose): 2,726

For current information on Dubuque County vaccination opportunities, visit www.dubuquecountyiowa.gov/sleevesup or call 563-690-MAKE(6253).



For information on local COVID-19 testing options, visit   www.dubuquecountyiowa.gov/COVID19


Please do not reply to this message.  If you have questions, please call 563-556-6200.

For current statewide data, please visit coronavirus.iowa.gov/

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