COVID-19 Update for Thursday, Sept. 2

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There have been 23 new cases of COVID-19 identified in Campbell County since Sept. 1, including 13 new cases involving the Delta variant, the Wyoming Department of Health (WDH) announced Thursday.

The latest data, updated on Sept. 2, brings the total number of lab-confirmed cases in Campbell County to 5,743 with 320 active cases, 618 probable cases, and 5,364 recoveries, per WDH.

There have been no new COVID-19 related deaths reported in the last 24 hours.

Statewide, the total number of active lab-confirmed cases increased by 455 to 63,027. There are currently 3,079 active cases, 13,575 probable cases, and 59,222 recoveries, per WDH.

As of Aug. 30, the most recent date the information was updated by WDH, approximately 205,268 Wyoming residents, or 35.37 percent of the state’s population, were considered fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Of that number, 62.7 percent were seniors over the age of 65, 44 percent were adults over the age of 18, and 17.9 percent were adolescents between the ages of 12 and 17.

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Campbell County, per WDH data, continues to have the second-lowest vaccination rate in the state, behind Crook County, with only 19.97 percent of the entire county population, roughly 9,248 residents, considered fully vaccinated against COVID-19.

There have been 35 new COVID-19 variant cases detected in the last 24 hours, WDH says, all of which reportedly involved the Delta variant. So far, the WDH has reported 2,513 COVID-19 variant cases.

The Delta variant remains the prominent strain of all COVID-19 variants detected in Wyoming with a new total of 1,267 cases reported across the state. In Campbell County, 108 Delta variant cases have been detected thus far.

For more information, please visit the WDH COVID-19 Dashboard