COVID-19 Update for Friday, Sept. 24

There have been 155 new lab-confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Campbell County, including four new cases involving the Delta variant, the Wyoming Department of Health (WDH) announced Friday.

The latest data, updated on Sept. 24, brings the total number of lab-confirmed cases in Campbell County to 6,733, the number of probable cases to 742, and the number of recoveries to 6,937, per WDH.

As of Sept. 24, there are 404 active lab-confirmed cases and 70 active probable cases of COVID-19 in Campbell County.

There have been no new deaths attributed to COVID-19 since the previous update. As of Sept. 24, 955 Wyoming residents have died from complications arising from COVID-19, 74 of whom resided in Campbell County.

Statewide, the number of lab-confirmed cases increased by 1,425 to 71,424 and the number of probable cases has increased to 16,442 since Sept. 21.

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There are currently 3,110 active lab-confirmed cases of COVID-19, 1,204 active probable cases, and have been a total of 82,763 recoveries in Wyoming.

As of Sept. 20, the date of the most recent vaccine number update, approximately 214,672 Wyoming residents, or 37.09 percent of the state population, were considered fully vaccinated against COVID-19.

(Wyoming Department of Health)

Approximately 68.9 percent of all Wyoming seniors over the age of 65, 45.9 percent of adults over the age of 18, and 23 percent of adolescents between the ages of 12 and 17 were considered fully vaccinated, per WDH.

Campbell County continues to have the second-lowest vaccination rate in the state, behind Crook County, with only 21.64 percent of the entire county population, roughly 10,030 residents, fully vaccinated, WDH says.

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There have been 3,231 COVID-19 variant cases in the state, 1,974 of which were identified as the Delta variant, which continues to be the most prominent variant strain identified in Wyoming, per WDH.

In Campbell County, 232 cases of the Delta variant have been identified.

 

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