There were no additional deaths reported in Dubuque County since 11 a.m. yesterday so the county total remains 23.
One additional death was reported statewide, increasing the state death total to 793.
As of 11 a.m. today, the IDPH website reported that 17,319 Dubuque County residents have been tested, up 182 from yesterday. Yesterday's positive test rate was 8.5 percent and the county's overall positive test rate is 6.9 percent. One in six Dubuque County residents has been tested.
419,271 Iowans have been tested, an increase of 3,555 since yesterday. Yesterday's positive test rate was 6.5 percent while the state's overall positive test rate is 9.3 percent. One in eight Iowa residents has been tested.
Hospitalizations & Recoveries
According to the IDPH, the number of Dubuque County residents reported hospitalized due to COVID-19 as of July 17 was 8. This statistic is updated at 12:30 p.m., Monday-Friday.
221 Iowans are hospitalized due to COVID-19, and increase of seven from yesterday.
Statewide, 27,972 Iowans have recovered (97 more than reported yesterday), including 470 Dubuque County residents (two more than yesterday).