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Posted on: May 21, 2021

[ARCHIVED] Local COVID-19 Update, May 21, 2021

440 More Fully Vaccinated and 7 New Positive Individuals in Dubuque County Since Wednesday

440 More Fully Vaccinated and 7 New Positive Individuals in Dubuque County Since Wednesday


May 20 Local Video Update

Public Health Specialist Mary Rose Corrigan explains changes in guidance for wearing masks for those who are fully vaccinated and reminds us of what we all can do to keep ourselves and our community healthy and safe in yesterday's update on behalf of the Dubuque County Public Health Incident Management Team.


Choosing Safer Activities (JPG)

CLICK HERE or on the image for a readable version of this CDC graphic offering guidance to vaccinated and unvaccinated people.



DUBUQUE COUNTY 24-HOUR CHANGES & TOTALS  

(1 p.m. yesterday to 1 p.m. today)

VACCINATIONS OF COUNTY RESIDENTS  Sleeves Up! Dubuque County (PNG)
https://coronavirus.iowa.gov/pages/vaccineinformation

  • Vaccinations Completed: 46,013
     (440 more than Wednesday)
  • 47.3% of all Dubuque County residents fully vaccinated
  • 60% of the County’s total population age 12+ has either completed their vaccination series or is currently in the process.
  • 90% of the County’s total 65+ population has either completed their vaccination series or is currently in the process.
  • Vaccinations Started (1st dose): 3,580
  • For current information on Dubuque County vaccination opportunities, visit www.dubuquecounty.org/sleevesup

Dubuque County Residents Fully Vaccinated May 21 (JPG)


POSITIVE INDIVIDUALS
https://coronavirus.iowa.gov/pages/case-counts

  • 7 new positive individuals since Wednesday 
  • Total positive individuals to date = 13,403

New COVID-19 Cases in Dubuque County - May 21 (JPG)

ACTIVE CASES

  • 188 active cases in Dubuque County (13 less than Wednesday)

Active COVID-19 Cases in Dubuque County Apr 21 - May 21 (JPG)

POSITIVITY RATE
https://coronavirus.iowa.gov/pages/case-counts
Positivity rate based on total positive tests, not individuals.

  • Past 14-day positivity average = 1.3%
  • Past 7-day positivity average = 1.3%

14-Day Average of Percent of Positive Cases May 21 (JPG)

HOSPITALIZATIONS 
https://coronavirus.iowa.gov/pages/rmcc-data

  • Dubuque County Residents Hospitalized = 3 as of May 20. (1 less than May 17)

DEATHS   
https://coronavirus.iowa.gov/pages/outcome-analysis-deaths

  • No new deaths since Monday.
  • Total deaths related to COVID to date = 209 
  • Underlying Cause Deaths = 193, Contributing Factor Deaths = 16

Please do not reply to this message.  If you have questions, please call 563-556-6200.  
For COVID-19 information specific to Dubuque County, visit  www.dubuquecountyiowa.gov/COVID19

 For current statewide data, please visit coronavirus.iowa.gov/

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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