COVID-19 Update for Friday, Sept. 10

There have been 102 new lab-confirmed and four new probable cases of COVID-19 identified in Campbell County, including five new cases of the Delta variant, the Wyoming Department of Health (WDH) announced Friday.

The latest data, updated on Sept. 10, brings the total number of lab-confirmed cases in Campbell County to 6,055 with 327 active lab-confirmed cases, 32 probable cases, and 5,667 recoveries, per WDH.

Statewide, the total number of active lab-confirmed cases increased by 605 to 65,944 since Sept. 9. There are currently 2,847 active lab-confirmed cases, 1,398 probable cases, and 62,356 recoveries.

There have been no new COVID-19-related deaths reports since the previous update. As of Sept. 10, 879 Wyoming residents have died of complications arising from COVID-19, 71 of whom resided in Campbell County.

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

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.

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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 20.5 percent of the entire population, roughly 9,500 residents, considered fully vaccinated against COVID-19.

Statewide, the number of COVID-19 variant cases increased by 30, all of which were identified as the Delta variant, the most prominent strain of COVID-19 identified in Wyoming as of Sept. 10, per WDH.

In Campbell County, there have been 181 cases of the Delta variant as of Sept. 10.

Editors note: This story format differs slightly from previous versions. The number of current probable cases, statewide and in Campbell County, has been adjusted to reflect the total number of probable cases minus total probable recoveries to better present the information provided by WDH.

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