COVID-19 Update for Thursday, Sept. 9

There have been 12 new lab-confirmed cases of COVID-19 identified in Campbell County in the last 24 hours, including five new cases involving the Delta variant, the Wyoming Department of Health (WDH) announced Thursday.

The latest data, updated on Sept. 9, brings the total number of lab-confirmed cases in Campbell County to 5,953 with 288 active lab-confirmed cases, 635 probable cases, and 5,604 recoveries, per WDH.

There have been no new COVID-19-related deaths reported since the previous update. As of Sept. 9, 879 Wyoming residents have died of complications arising from COVID-19, 71 of whom resided in Campbell County.

Statewide, the total number of active lab-confirmed cases increased by 348 to 65,339 since Sept. 8. There are currently 2,807 active lab-confirmed cases, 14,491 probable cases, and 61,791 recoveries.

As of Sept. 7, approximately 207,804 Wyoming residents, or 35.91 percent of the state’s population, were considered fully vaccinated against COVID-19.

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Approximately 68.2 percent of all Wyoming seniors over the age of 65, 44.6 percent of adults over the age of 18, and 20.3 percent of adolescents between the ages of 12 and 17 were considered fully vaccinated, per WDH.

Campbell County, per WDH data, continues to have the second-lowest vaccination rate in the state, behind Crook County, with only 20.5 percent of the entire population, roughly 9,500 residents, considered fully vaccinated against COVID-19.

The number of COVID-19 variant cases reported by the WDH dropped from the totals reported on Sept. 8 to 2,700 cases total. Additionally, the number of Delta variant cases decreased to 1,454 from 1,499.

In Campbell County, the number of Delta variant cases increased by five to 176 total, per WDH.

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