COVID-19 Update for Friday, Oct. 15

Campbell County continues to have the second-lowest vaccination rate in the state, behind Crook County (22.09 percent), with only 23.42 percent of the entire county population. There were 261 Campbell County residents vaccinated over the last seven days, which means roughly 10,853 residents are fully vaccinated, the Wyoming Department of Health (WDH) announced Friday.

Teton County has the state’s highest vaccination rate at 76.15 percent, which represents 17,869 residents are fully vaccinated, per WDH

The number of deaths, cases and probable cases dropped slightly this week. There have been 39 new statewide deaths, and two locally, attributed to COVID-19 since the previous update Friday, Oct. 8.

Wyoming Department of Health

That brings to number of Wyoming residents have died from complications arising from COVID-19 to 1,080, of which 87 whom resided in Campbell County, WDH says.

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The latest data, updated on Oct. 14, brings the total number of lab-confirmed cases in Campbell County to 7,444, the number of probable cases to 836, and the number of recoveries to 7,101, per WDH.

As of Oct. 14, there are 33 new active lab-confirmed cases and 0 active probable cases of COVID-19 in Campbell County.

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Statewide, the number of lab-confirmed cases increased by 1,697 this week to 77,841 and the number of probable cases increased to 18,823 since Sept. 24.

There are currently 2,586 active lab-confirmed cases of COVID-19, 148 active probable cases (down 1,053 from last week) and have been a total of 74,384 recoveries in Wyoming.

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The most recent vaccine data update, approximately 223,997 (an increase of 1,986) Wyoming residents have received vaccinations. That makes 38.70 percent of the state population fully vaccinated against COVID-19.

Wyoming Department of Health

As of Oct. 11, approximately 69.9 percent of all Wyoming seniors over the age of 65, 47.7 percent of adults over the age of 18, and 26 percent of adolescents between the ages of 12 and 17 were considered fully vaccinated, per WDH.

Approximately 61.02 percent of all Campbell County seniors over the age of 65, 30.08 percent of adults over the age of 18, and 10.87 percent of adolescents between the ages of 12 and 17 were considered fully vaccinated, per WDH.

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