Douglas County experiences 74 new COVID-19 instances since Friday; 890 stay energetic | Information, Sports activities, Jobs

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Jan. 25 COVID-19 replace from the well being division

Douglas County reported 7,892 instances of COVID-19 as of Monday, a rise of 74 instances since Friday.

In Douglas County, 7,002 out of the 7,892 instances are inactive or past the infectious interval, in accordance with Lawrence-Douglas County Public Well being, which means 890 instances are energetic.

The county has averaged about 37 new instances per day over the past 14 days, in accordance with a 14-day transferring common graph up to date weekdays the well being division. The present common of 37.29 new instances per day is down from a excessive of 80 instances per day in mid-November and up from a current low of about 45 instances per day in mid-December.

Douglas County has a 14-day COVID-19 incidence price of 433.95 per 100,000 folks and a take a look at positivity price of two.5%. Check positivity charges are 5.9% in Eudora, 4.9% in Lecompton, 4.3% in Baldwin Metropolis and a couple of.2% in Lawrence.

Fifteen sufferers at Lawrence’s hospital had COVID-19 on Monday, three greater than Friday. So far, 36 Douglas County residents have died of COVID-19.

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