250 new cases of COVID-19 over two days in York County
York County had 250 new cases of COVID-19 over a two-day period, bringing the case total to 8,216 since the outbreak began, the state Health Department reported at noon on Monday.
Of those cases, 108 were reported on Sunday and and 142 were reported on Monday. There were no new deaths linked to COVID-19 in the county during the two-day period, leaving the death toll at 223.
Statewide, the case total hit 269,613, an increase of 9,675 cases over the two-day period. About 68% of patients have recovered. There were also 51 new deaths. The death toll now stands at 9,325.
There have been 2,573,621 patients in the state who have tested negative for COVID-19, 84,022 of whom reside in York County.
The most recent age breakdown of those who have tested positive for COVID-19 in Pennsylvania are as follows:
- Approximately 1% are ages 0-4
- Approximately 2% are ages 5-12
- Approximately 5% are ages 13-18
- Approximately 13% are ages 19-24
- Approximately 36% are ages 25-49
- Approximately 21% are ages 50-64
- Nearly 20% are ages 65 or older
As of Monday, more than 11 million cases of COVID-19 had been confirmed in the U.S., according to Johns Hopkins University. Deaths linked to the disease surpassed 246,000.
Worldwide, there had been about 54.5 million confirmed cases and 1.3 million deaths.
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