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Posted on: January 27, 2021

[ARCHIVED] Local COVID-19 Update, January 27, 2021

Dubuque County: 14 New Cases, 36 Recoveries, and 2 New Deaths.
Iowa: 1,114 New Cases, 1,375 Recoveries, and 8 New Deaths.

Dubuque County: 14 New Cases, 36 Recoveries, and 2 New Deaths.
Iowa: 1,114 New Cases, 1,375 Recoveries, and 8 New Deaths.


24-HOUR CHANGES & NEW TOTALS  
(11 a.m. yesterday to 11 a.m. today): 


POSITIVE CASES
Dubuque County:

  • 14 new cases.
  • Total confirmed cases to date = 11,685

Iowa:

  • 1,114 new cases
  • Total confirmed cases to date = 315,180

14-Day COVID-19 Trendline New Cases Jan 27 (JPG)

ACTIVE CASES

  • Dubuque County: 1,055 active cases (24 less than yesterday)

DEATHS
Dubuque County:

  • 2 new deaths.
  • Total deaths related to COVID to date = 161 
  • Underlying Cause Deaths = 152, Contributing Factor Deaths = 9

Iowa:

  • 8 new deaths.
  • Total deaths related to COVID to date = 4,500
  • Underlying Cause Deaths = 4,103, Contributing Factor Deaths = 397

HOSPITALIZATIONS

  • Dubuque County Residents Hospitalized =  5 as of Jan. 25. (2 more than Jan. 24)
  • Iowans Currently Hospitalized = 408 (7 less than yesterday.) 

TESTING
Dubuque County:

  • 43 more individuals tested.
  • Total individuals tested to date = 50,928
  • Total tests to date = 139,626

Iowa:

  • 3,773 more individuals tested.
  • Total individuals tested to date = 1,455,757
  • Total tests to date = 3,544,541

PERCENT POSITIVE CASES
Dubuque County:

  • Past 14-day average = 10.0%
  • Past 7-day average = 9.2%

Iowa:

  • Past 14-day average = 10.2%
  • Past 7-day average = 7.8%

RECOVERIES 
Dubuque County:

  • New recoveries = 36 
  • Total number of recoveries = 10,469

Iowa:

  • New recoveries = 1,375 
  • Total number of recoveries = 277,826

LONG-TERM CARE FACILITY OUTBREAKS
Dubuque County:
 2 long-term care facility outbreaks (same as yesterday) with 84 current positive cases, 14 new positive cases in the last 14 days, and 54 recoveries:

  • Ennoble Nursing & Rehabilitation, Dubuque (64 current positive cases, 1 in the last 14 days, and 54 recoveries)
  • Stonehill Care Center, Dubuque (20 current positive cases, 13 in the last 14 days, and 0 recoveries)

Iowa:
 62 long-term care facility outbreaks (2 more than yesterday) with 1,961 current positive cases (residents and staff), 1,137 recoveries (residents and staff), and 1,873 resident deaths from all Iowa LTC facilities to date. 

General Guidelines (JPG)


 For the most current information on COVID-19, visit https://coronavirus.iowa.gov.

 For COVID-19 information specific to Dubuque County, visit  www.dubuquecounty.org/COVID19

Media Contact
Randy Gehl, Public Information Officer
Email Randy Gehl
563-589-4151

This message is from the Dubuque County Public Health Incident Management Team, which includes staff from the from the Dubuque County Health Department, City of Dubuque Health Department, Dubuque County Emergency Management Agency, and the Dubuque Visiting Nurse Association.

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