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 106 new, confirmed cases from 10 a.m. Wednesday to 10 a.m. Thursday, according to the state’s dashboard, bringing the state’s total number of cases to 371,723.
The state’s website says that of the 371,723 people who have tested positive, 361,565 have recovered. This is 362 more recoveries than what the state reported Wednesday.
The state is reporting four new deaths from COVID-19, with a death toll of 6,061.
Subtracting the number of recoveries (361,565) and the number of deaths (6,061) from the total number of cases (371,723) shows there are currently 4,097 active positive cases in the state.
As of Thursday morning, there were 10 patients hospitalized in Iowa within the last 24 hours and the total number of hospitalizations is 92, down from 95. Of those, 18 are in the ICU (down from 21), and 11 are on ventilators (up from 10).
As of Noon on Wednesday, according to the state’s COVID-19 vaccine dashboard, 2,674,805 total doses have been administered to Iowa residents and 1,365,072 individuals have completed the series. This is 2,555 more completed vaccinations than Noon on Tuesday.
Black Hawk County: 144 more residents have been fully vaccinated for a total of 55,466.
Linn County: 472 more residents have been fully vaccinated for a total of 105,970.
Johnson County: 73 more residents have been fully vaccinated for a total of 79,561.
Dubuque County: 33 more residents have been fully vaccinated for a total of 46,966.