There were no additional deaths reported in Dubuque County over the last 24 hours so the county total remains 23. Four additional deaths were reported statewide, increasing the state death total to 761.
As of 2 p.m. today, the IDPH website reported that 15,855 Dubuque County residents have been tested, up 333 from yesterday. Yesterday's positive test rate was seven percent and the county's overall positive test rate is 6.5 percent.
388,515 Iowans have been tested, an increase of 6,910 since yesterday. Yesterday's positive test rate was 6.2 percent while the state's overall positive test rate is 9.3 percent. One in six Dubuque County residents have been tested and one in eight Iowa residents have been tested.
Hospitalizations & Recoveries
According to the IDPH, the number of Dubuque County residents reported hospitalized due to COVID-19 is 12, the same as reported yesterday.
190 Iowans are hospitalized due to COVID-19, four more than reported yesterday.
Statewide, 27,164 Iowans have recovered (224 more than reported yesterday), including 441 Dubuque County residents (three more than yesterday).
Long-Term Care Facility Outbreaks
According to the IDPH, as of 2 p.m. today there are 14 long-term care facilities in Iowa with COVID-19 outbreaks, the same as reported yesterday. There are no long-term care facility outbreaks in Dubuque County.
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