COVID-19 Update for Tuesday, Nov. 16

There have been 24 new lab-confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Campbell County since Nov. 12 including 123 new cases involving the Delta variant, the Wyoming Department of Health (WDH) announced Friday.

The latest data, updated on Nov. 16, brings the total number of lab-confirmed cases in Campbell County to 8,110, the number of probable cases to 918, and the number of recoveries to 8,795, per WDH.

As of Nov. 16, there are 100 active lab-confirmed cases and 0 active probable cases of COVID-19 in Campbell County.

There have been 49 new deaths attributed to COVID-19 since the previous update. As of Nov. 12, 1,347 Wyoming residents have died from complications arising from COVID-19, 115 of whom resided in Campbell County.

Statewide, the number of lab-confirmed cases increased by 606 to 86,151 and the number of probable cases has increased to 22,262 since Nov. 12.

There are currently 1,462 active lab-confirmed cases of COVID-19, 932 active probable cases, and have been a total of 104,964 recoveries in Wyoming.

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As of Nov.15, the most recent vaccine data update, approximately 238,347 Wyoming residents, or 41.18 percent of the state population, were considered fully vaccinated against COVID-19.

Approximately 71.9 percent of all Wyoming seniors over the age of 65, 50.1 percent of adults over the age of 18, and 28.6 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 25.48 percent of the entire county population, roughly 11,809 residents, fully vaccinated, WDH says.

There have been 6,767 COVID-19 variant cases detected in the state, 5,586 of which were identified as the Delta variant, which continues to be the most prominent variant strain in Wyoming, per WDH.

In Campbell County, 689 cases of the Delta variant have been identified.