COVID-19

WVBI COVID-19 Update for April 27, 21

 

Yesterday’s COVID-19 report from the state continues to show a downward trend in new cases. For the two-day period covered by the report here were an average 3,262 new a day and 18 new deaths a day. That brings the seven-day running average for new cases down again now to 4,566. For deaths, the average is 60 and headed down. In our region, there were an average of 43 new cases a day and one death over both days. There were six new cases in Charlevoix. The death was in Antrim.

 

Safe start dashboard has new case count headed down across the board–state-wide, in our zone and in Charlevoix County. Positive test rate is 13.7% state-wide, 13.2% in our zone and 10.7% in the county—those numbers all down.

 

Hospital utilization data is showing a dip both overall and for COVID-19 cases.  Overall occupancy for regular beds statewide is 77.4% and 81.7% for I-C-U beds. 15.7% of regular beds have COVID-19 patients in them.  For I-C-U beds, the rate is 25.9%. Numbers are down locally. While Munson still has one patient in Charlevoix and McLaren in Petoskey is down by six to 11.

 

At the health Center, no new tests.  No tests pending. Last positive tests were on the 7th.  There have been three positive tests since the current island cases began. Positive rate is 9.1%.

 

Complete data for our region plus summaries for the state, the T-C safe start zone and the U-P are in today’s script online.

 

 

 

Cases

Deaths

Δ Cases

Δ Deaths

Totals

State

825844

17324

6524

35

Region

14164

248

86

1

TVC Zone

24584

500

190

2

UP

18865

407

73

1

Includes two days of data.

 

 

 

 

7 Day Rolling Averages

State

4566

60

 

Region

63

1

 

TVC Zone

122

3

 

UP

54

0

Note: Look back 6 days divided by 7 to adj. for no Sunday data.

 

 

County

Cases

Deaths

Δ Cases

Δ Deaths

Region

Antrim

1201

19

2

1

Benzie

996

31

5

0

Charlevoix

1209

17

6

0

Emmet

1763

40

5

0

Grand Traverse

5282

74

43

0

Kalkaska

950

20

10

0

Leelanau

974

17

2

0

Otsego

1789

30

13

0

Link to data.

 

 

 

 

 

3071

Est. Active Cases (cases <31 days old)

State

173380

 

78

Region

3081

 

114

TVC Zone

5537

 

10

UP

1794

Note: Look back now 26 days to adjust for 4 Sundays with no data.

 

Data from April 26, 2021