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DOH: 20 new cases of COVID-19 for Cumberland County Saturday

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A vial of Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine awaits distribution during a vaccination clinic at Bibleway Hibner Memorial Church of God in Christ on Feb. 28.

The state Department of Health reported 20 new cases of COVID-19 for Cumberland County Saturday.

Saturday's report included 20 total test results, with five new probables. Comparing just the number of negative tests (126) and confirmed positive tests (15), the county saw about 11% of its tests come back positive.

The county's seven-day average of cases now sits at 21.00, the lowest rate since Oct. 30. The county's 14-day per capita rate sits at 130.64, the lowest rate since Nov. 5.

On the Health Department’s weekly update to its Early Warning Monitoring System Dashboard Friday, Cumberland County saw its percent positivity rise to 3.9% for the week of May 14-May 20 (up from 3.7% last week).

The incidence rate per 100,000 people dropped to 43.0 (down from 52.1).

There were 22 patients hospitalized with COVID-19 in the county in Saturday's report (down two from Friday), with two in intensive care units and three on ventilators.

In data updated Saturday, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says 99,649 people have been fully vaccinated in Cumberland County, or 39.3% of the county's total population (pop. 253,370). CDC data is current as of 6 a.m. on the day it is posted.

In the southcentral region for Saturday, York County had 66 new cases, Franklin County 17 new cases, Blair County 21 new cases and Dauphin County 29 new cases.

County numbers in the southcentral region (for May 22):

  • Adams County (pop. 103,009): 18 new cases; 9,508 total cases (7,876 confirmed, 1,632 probable); 35,999 negatives; 182 deaths
  • Bedford County (pop. 47,888): 3 new cases; 4,560 total cases (3,211 confirmed, 1,349 probable); 10,172 negatives; 138 deaths
  • Blair County (pop. 121,829): 21 new cases; 13,257 total cases (10,468 confirmed, 2,789 probable); 39,536 negatives; 335 deaths (+1)
  • Cumberland County (pop. 253,370): 20 new cases; 20,295 total cases (16,392 confirmed, 3,903 probable); 80,485 negatives; 522 deaths (+2)
  • Dauphin County (pop. 278,299): 29 new cases; 25,787 total cases (22,537 confirmed, 3,250 probable); 104,548 negatives; 547 deaths (+1)
  • Franklin County (pop. 155,027): 17 new cases; 15,197 total cases (12,899 confirmed, 2,298 probable); 51,897 negatives; 370 deaths
  • Fulton County (pop. 14,530): 0 new case; 1,337 total cases (748 confirmed, 589 probable); 3,955 negatives; 15 deaths
  • Huntingdon County (pop. 45,144): 2 new cases; 5,081 total cases (4,253 confirmed, 828 probable); 16,136 negatives; 131 deaths
  • Juniata County (pop. 24,763): 1 new case; 2,116 total cases (1,912 confirmed, 204 probable); 5,280 negatives; 86 deaths
  • Lebanon County (pop. 141,793): 18 new cases; 15,988 total cases (13,858 confirmed, 2,130 probable); 51,509 negatives; 286 deaths
  • Mifflin County (pop. 46,138): 4 new cases; 5,363 total cases (5,070 confirmed, 293 probable); 14,496 negatives; 178 deaths
  • Perry County (pop. 46,272): 0 new cases; 3,793 total cases (2,958 confirmed, 835 probable); 10,785 negatives; 100 deaths
  • York County (pop. 449,058): 66 new cases; 46,034 total cases (37,696 confirmed, 8,338 probable); 155,701 negatives; 806 deaths

ZIP code-level counts (updated May 22):

  • 17013: 2,397 positives, 12,024 negatives - +0 since May 21
  • 17015: 1,504 positives, 6,007 negatives - +0 since May 21
  • 17050: 2,402 positives, 12,032 negatives - +0 since May 21
  • 17055: 2,773 positives, 15,286 negatives - +0 since May 21
  • 17011: 2,587 positives, 12,421 negatives - +0 since May 21
  • 17007: 362 positives, 1,513 negatives - +0 since May 21
  • 17065: 252 positives, 1,079 negatives - +0 since May 21
  • 17324: 240 positives, 1,142 negatives - +0 since May 21
  • 17241: 640 positives, 2,905 negatives - +0 since May 21
  • 17257: 1,725 positives, 5,894 negatives - +0 since May 21
  • 17240: 155 positives, 543 negatives - +0 since May 21
  • 17025: 1,078 positives, 4,807 negatives - +0 since May 21
  • 17070: 1,070 positives, 4,685 negatives - +0 since May 21
  • 17043: 366 positives, 1,767 negatives - +0 since May 21
  • 17019: 1,196 positives, 4,827 negatives - +0 since May 21
  • 17266: 19 positives, 104 negatives - +0 since May 21

COVID-19 Early Warning Monitoring System Dashboard (May 14-May 20):

(Counties with a percent positivity above 5% in a week go on the Department of Health's watch list)

  • Pennsylvania:
    • Percent Positivity - 4.5% last 7 days (5.3% previous 7 days)
    • Incidence Rate per 100,000 people last 7 days - 54.3 (77.7 previous 7 days)
  • Adams County:
    • Percent Positivity - 5.3% last 7 days (5.5% previous 7 days)
    • Incidence Rate per 100,000 people last 7 days - 72.8 (70.9 previous 7 days)
  • Cumberland County:
    • Percent Positivity - 3.9% last 7 days (3.7% previous 7 days)
    • Incidence Rate per 100,000 people last 7 days - 43.0 (52.1 previous 7 days)
  • Dauphin County:
    • Percent Positivity - 5.6% last 7 days (7.8% previous 7 days)
    • Incidence Rate per 100,000 people last 7 days - 65.4 (103.1 previous 7 days)
  • Franklin County:
    • Percent Positivity - 4.2% last 7 days (5.1% previous 7 days)
    • Incidence Rate per 100,000 people last 7 days - 61.9 (78.7 previous 7 days)
  • Lebanon County:
    • Percent Positivity - 6.5% last 7 days (7.1% previous 7 days)
    • Incidence Rate per 100,000 people last 7 days - 75.5 (106.5 previous 7 days)
  • Perry County:
    • Percent Positivity - 6.5% last 7 days (7.6% previous 7 days)
    • Incidence Rate per 100,000 people last 7 days - 45.4 (88.6 previous 7 days)
  • York County:
    • Percent Positivity - 6.0% last 7 days (6.1% previous 7 days)
    • Incidence Rate per 100,000 people last 7 days - 78.6 (76.6 previous 7 days)
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