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May 31: Fewer than 100 people in Iowa hospitalized for COVID-19

Iowa Coronavirus

EDITOR’S NOTE: Because the state updates the vaccination numbers at 12 p.m. daily and KWWL's COVID-19 update is released before then, the vaccination numbers will be from Noon the previous day.

(KWWL) — There were 30 new, confirmed cases from 10 a.m. Sunday to 10 a.m. Monday, according to the state’s dashboard, bringing the state’s total number of cases to 371,407.

The state’s website says that of the 371,407 people who have tested positive, 360,285 have recovered. This is 133 more recoveries than what the state reported Sunday.

The state is reporting no new deaths from COVID-19, with a death toll of 6,055.

Subtracting the number of recoveries (360,285) and the number of deaths (6,055) from the total number of cases (371,407) shows there are currently 5,067 active positive cases in the state.

As of Monday morning, there were 13 patients hospitalized in Iowa within the last 24 hours and the total number of hospitalizations is 95, down from 104. Of those, 22 are in the ICU (down from 25), and 10 are on ventilators (same as 10 yesterday).

As of Noon on Sunday, according to the state’s COVID-19 vaccine dashboard, 2,664,581 total doses have been administered to Iowa residents and 1,358,425 individuals have completed the series. This is 3,251 more completed vaccinations than Noon on Saturday.

Black Hawk County: 121 more residents have been fully vaccinated for a total of 55,153.

Linn County: 193 more residents have been fully vaccinated for a total of 105,230.

Johnson County: 135 more residents have been fully vaccinated for a total of 79,347.

Dubuque County: 30 more residents have been fully vaccinated for a total of 46,899.

You can view the dashboard for more vaccine data. You can find more vaccine information and stories here.

View COVID-19 numbers from Sunday here.

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