Coronavirus dashboard: 25 further deaths as proportion of constructive checks declines


Delaware continues to see a decline in new coronavirus cases and hospitalizations as the death toll continues to rise.

The Delaware Division of Public Health reported 25 deaths as of Tuesday night. Fourteen of those deaths came from a review of records from December and January.

The deaths involved 12 individuals from New Castle County, seven from Sussex County, and six from Kent County. The individuals ranged in age from their 40s to their 100s, and seven were residents of long-term care facilities. Their deaths increased Delaware’s total number of Covid-related deaths to 1,316.

• 221 new positive cases, bringing the overall total to 83,581. The cumulative breakdown by county: New Castle, 47,465 cases; Kent, 13,832 cases; Sussex, 22,095; county knew, 189.

• 19.1 percent of people who tested positive in the seven-day rolling average (down 1.2 percent from the previous day) and 5.3 percent of total tests were positive in the seven-day rolling average (down two-tenths of a percent from the previous day).

• 195 current hospitalizations (up to nine from the previous day), including 15 individuals in critical condition.

• 43 new hospital admissions (up 11 from the previous day).

• 1,203 people who tested negative, bringing the total to 527,622.

• 159,533 total vaccine doses administered (up 5,050 from the previous day).

Below is a dashboard with links to data via zip code. For more data, including breakdowns by age, sex, race/ethnicity, at the statewide, county, and, in some cases, zip code or census tract level, click here for the MyHealthyCommunity portal.

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