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April 6: Iowa reports no new COVID-19 deaths, 508 more cases, 822 more recoveries

Iowa Coronavirus

EDITOR’S NOTE: The daily numbers that we report do not line up with the numbers the state is reporting for each day. Every day at 10 a.m. we take the previous day’s numbers from 10 a.m. and subtract them with the current numbers from the state at 10 a.m. Rather than reporting a day behind, we wish to give you the most updated information. For Black Hawk and Linn Counties, we are reporting numbers from their county COVID-19 websites. For Johnson and Dubuque counties, we are reporting numbers from the state’s website.

IOWA

(KWWL) — There were 508 new, confirmed cases from 10 a.m. Monday to 10 a.m. Tuesday, according to the state’s dashboard, bringing the state’s total number of cases to 353,902.

The state’s website says that of the 353,902 people who have tested positive, 335,658 have recovered. This is 822 more recoveries than what the state reported Monday.

The state is reporting 0 additional COVID-19 deaths, with a death toll of 5,822.

Subtracting the number of recoveries (335,658) and the number of deaths (5,822) from the total number of cases (353,902) shows there are currently 12,422 active positive cases in the state.

As of Tuesday morning, there were 28 patients hospitalized in Iowa within the last 24 hours and the total number of hospitalizations is 217, an increase from 201 hospitalized the day before. Of those, 52 are in the ICU (up from 47), and 27 are on ventilators (up from 23).

In Iowa, there were 2,515 people tested in the last 24 hours, and a total of 1,651,698 people have been tested for COVID-19.

As of Tuesday morning, according to the state’s COVID-19 vaccine dashboard, 1,596,943 total doses have been administered to Iowa residents and 666,285 individuals have completed the series. This is 3,400 more completed vaccinations than Monday. You can view the dashboard for more data. You can find more vaccine information and stories here.

BLACK HAWK COUNTY

As of 10 a.m. Tuesday, the Black Hawk COVID-19 dashboard is showing 18 new cases since 10 a.m. Monday, leaving a total of 16,444 cases. There have been 44 additional recoveries, leaving a total of 14,725. There have been no additional deaths, leaving a total of 306 deaths. In Black Hawk County, 28,214 residents have been fully vaccinated.

LINN COUNTY

As of 10 a.m. Tuesday, the Linn County COVID-19 dashboard is showing 19 new cases since 10 a.m. Monday, leaving a total of 20,009 cases. There have been 16 additional recoveries, leaving a total of 18,630 recoveries. There have been three additional deaths, leaving a total of 338 deaths in the county. There are 4 patients currently hospitalized in the county. In Linn County, 48,280 residents have been fully vaccinated.

JOHNSON COUNTY

According to the state’s dashboard at 10 a.m. Tuesday, there a total of 13,699 reported cases in Johnson County. There have been a total of 13,108 recoveries, 9 more reported than yesterday. There were no additional deaths reported, leaving a total of 80. In Johnson County, 38,284 residents have been fully vaccinated.

DUBUQUE COUNTY

According to the state’s dashboard at 10 a.m. Tuesday, there were 29 additional positive cases reported in Dubuque County since 10 a.m. Monday. This brings the total to 12,870 reported cases. There have been 14 additional recoveries reported, leaving a total of 12,264. There were no additional deaths reported, leaving a total of 202. In Dubuque County, 24,586 residents have been fully vaccinated.

View COVID-19 numbers from Monday here.

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