COVID-19

WVBI COVID-19 Update for February 15, 2021

 

COVID-19 data from the weekend continues to show good trends. There were 1,023 new cases a day on average and 49 deaths including reclassifications. Seven-day running average for new cases is down to 939. For deaths, the average is 37 a day with reclassifications included. In the eight-county region we’ve followed from the start, there were an average of 21 new cases a day over the weekend and two deaths overall. Charlevoix had three new cases total. The deaths were in Emmet and Kalkaska with one each.  Seven day running averages for our region are 19 new cases a day and no deaths. 

 

Statewide there are now 43,220 active cases—down by about 3,300 over the two-day period. Our region has 974—down by 131. 

 

Positivity rates shown on the state’s Safe Start dashboard continue to look good. Statewide rate is down two tenths at 3.9%.  It’s down two tenths as well to 4.1% in our safe start zone. The rate in Charlevoix county is up four tenths to 1.9%. The C-D-C target is 3% or less.  New case per million rates are on a steady slope down. Overall hospital occupancy rates continue to look good both statewide and in our safe start zone—essentially normal.  Statewide, 4.5% of available beds are occupied with COVID-19 patients. For I-C-U beds, COVID occupancy is 8.1%.  There are no COVID-19 patients at Munson in Charlevoix, but three more at McLaren in Petoskey bringing them to eight COVID patients—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

574200

15141

2021

89

Region

9437

200

41

2

TVC Zone

15872

399

83

3

UP

16185

377

36

1

55 deaths are reclassifications. There were 20 new deaths.

 

 

7 Day Rolling Averages

State

1081

49

 

Region

22

1

 

TVC Zone

40

1

 

UP

20

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

736

15

4

0

Benzie

766

30

2

0

Charlevoix

818

12

3

0

Emmet

1230

36

9

1

Grand Traverse

3670

57

16

0

Kalkaska

537

15

4

1

Leelanau

720

14

0

0

Otsego

960

21

3

0

Link to data.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Est. Active Cases (cases <31 days old)

State

45894

 

 

Region

1069

 

 

TVC Zone

1745

 

 

UP

1027

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

 

Data from February 12, 2021, 2021

 

 

 

Cases

Deaths

Δ Cases

Δ Deaths

Totals

State

574224

15150

24

9

Region

9437

200

0

0

TVC Zone

15872

399

0

0

UP

16185

377

0

0

55 deaths are reclassifications. There were 20 new deaths.

 

 

7 Day Rolling Averages

State

939

37

 

Region

19

0

 

TVC Zone

35

1

 

UP

18

0

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

 

 

County

Cases

Deaths

Δ Cases

Δ Deaths

Region

Antrim

736

15

0

0

Benzie

766

30

0

0

Charlevoix

818

12

0

0

Emmet

1230

36

0

0

Grand Traverse

3670

57

0

0

Kalkaska

537

15

0

0

Leelanau

720

14

0

0

Otsego

960

21

0

0

Link to data.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Est. Active Cases (cases <31 days old)

State

43220

 

 

Region

974

 

 

TVC Zone

1647

 

 

UP

975

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

 

Data from February 13, 2021, 2021