IDPH: 1 new COVID-19 related death, 683 new positive cases

KAAL-TV
Updated: April 08, 2021 05:16 PM
Created: April 08, 2021 10:48 AM

(ABC 6 News) - The latest information as of April 8, 2021, on coronavirus in Iowa according to the Iowa Department of Public Health.

COVID-19 Vaccine as of April 8: 

  • Total doses administered: 1,707,446
    • 54.1% of the estimated total population of Iowa have begun vaccination series*
  • Series Completed: 692,021
    • 21.9% of the estimated total population of Iowa have been fully vaccinated*

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  • Individuals with positive COVID-19 test: 384,020
    • 683 new cases reported today
  • Total Deaths: 5,836
    • 1 additional death reported today
  • 39.2%, or 2,286, of deaths, are from long term care facilities  
  • 1,658,096 total people tested
  • 4,546,563 total tests
  • 336,668 people have recovered 
  • 4.8% positive tests in the past 14 days
  • 219 patients are in the hospital
    • 43 patients are in the hospital patients in ICU 
    • 39 admitted in the last 24 hours
  •  2 current outbreaks in long term care facilities 

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Total population is based on the U.S. Census estimates of 3,155,070 as of July 1, 2019.


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