Four new deaths associated with COVID-19 reported Tuesday in York County
Four new deaths associated with COVID-19 in York County were reported Tuesday, bringing the total to 217, according to the state Department of Health.
In addition, 89 new cases of COVID-19 were reported, increasing the total to 7,477.
Statewide, there were 4,361 additional positive cases of COVID-19, bringing the statewide total to 238,657.
This is the highest daily increase of new cases, according to the state.
Officials also reported 62 new deaths statewide, for a total of 9,086.
So far, 2,470,785 patients in the state have tested negative for COVID-19, including 80,904 in York County, according to state data.
As of Tuesday, 1,118 long-term care facilities across all 67 counties have had confirmed cases of COVID-19, with 27,924 cases among residents and 5,902 cases among employees since the outbreak began.
Overall, there have been 5,922 nursing and personal care home deaths associated with COVID-19.
The complete age breakdown of those who have tested positive in Pennsylvania is as follows, according to the state Health Department:
- 1% are ages 0-4
- Nearly 2% are ages 5-12
- Nearly 5% are ages 13-18
- Nearly 14% are ages 19-24
- Nearly 36% are ages 25-49
- Nearly 21% are ages 50-64
- Nearly 20% are ages 65 or older
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