COVID-19 Daily Update - November 8
November 5, 2020
Wyoming's total lab confirmed cases of COVID-19 have increased by 646 since yesterday and now stand at 14,691. Probable cases have increased by 67 to 2619.
Crook County has had a total of 153 confirmed cases and 13 probables after 5 new confirmed cases were announced today. Of those cases, 66 confirmed and 2 probable are currently active.
114 people have died as a result of COVID-19 in Wyoming. 1 death involved a Crook County resident.
A total of 8813 confirmed and 1502 probable cases have recovered.
Natrona County had an increase of 142 cases; Campbell County had 81 new cases; Albany County had 80; Fremont County had 78; Sheridan County had 49 new cases; Laramie County had 39; Teton County had 45; Sweetwater and Park counties each had 30.
Big Horn and Converse counties each reported an increase of 11 cases; Weston County had nine more; Uinta had seven; Carbon had six; Crook, Goshen, Lincoln and Platte counties all reported five more cases; Hot Springs and Johnson counties each saw an increase of three cases; Washakie County had one new case.
The number of active coronavirus cases in Wyoming on Sunday was 6,881, an increase of 540 over yesterday's 6,341.
Of the statewide metrics used to make decisions regarding the virus, five of six are marked as "concerning": the percentage of all tests with a positive result over the last two weeks, new cases and total reported hospital admissions due to COVID-19, total hospital bed availability and total ICU bed availability.
The sixth metric is marked as "stable" (amber level): percentage of cases attributed to community spread.