COVID-19

WVBI COVID-19 Update for February 10, 2021

 

Tuesday’ COVID-19 data report from the state had numbers that generally continued the current downward trend. There were 563 new cases and 29 new deaths. There were also 31 reclassified deaths. Seven-day running average for new cases is 1,067. For deaths the average is 42 a day—that number still being driven up by reclassifications. In the eight-county region we’ve followed from the start, there were 22 new cases and no deaths. Charlevoix had 12 new cases. Seven day running averages for our region are 25 new cases a day and one death. 

 

Statewide there are now 50,298 active cases—down by about 2,100. Our region has 1,184—down by 28. 

 

Positivity rates shown on the state’s Safe Start dashboard continue to look good. Statewide rate is steady at 4.3%.  It’s 4.6% in our safe start zone—up a tenth. The rate in Charlevoix county is up a tenth, too, to 1.9%. The C-D-C target is 3%.  New case per million rates are on a steady slope down—that’s been the trend now for over a month for the state and the T-V-C zone—since the beginning of the month for Charlevoix the dashboard now says. Overall hospital occupancy rates continue to look good both statewide and in our safe start zone—essentially normal.  Statewide, 5.1% of available beds are occupied with COVID-19 patients. For I-C-U beds, COVID occupancy is 9%.  There are no COVID-19 patients at Munson in Charlevoix and five at McLaren in Petoskey—all in their I-C-U.

 

On the island, no new tests.  No tests pending. No new positives since December 7th.

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

569980

14965

563

60

Region

9353

197

22

0

TVC Zone

15713

393

13

2

UP

16086

374

13

0

31 deaths are reclassifications. There were 29 new deaths.

 

 

7 Day Rolling Averages

State

1067

42

 

Region

25

1

 

TVC Zone

42

1

 

UP

19

1

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

 

 

County

Cases

Deaths

Δ Cases

Δ Deaths

Region

Antrim

730

15

3

0

Benzie

759

30

0

0

Charlevoix

813

12

0

0

Emmet

1217

35

5

0

Grand Traverse

3629

56

13

0

Kalkaska

531

14

1

0

Leelanau

718

14

-1

0

Otsego

956

21

1

0

Link to data.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Est. Active Cases (cases <31 days old)

State

50898

 

 

Region

1184

 

 

TVC Zone

1921

 

 

UP

1135

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

 

Data from February 9, 2021, 2021