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COVID-19 update: 39 cases, 12 recoveries reported for district

April 19, 2021 | 11:06 am

Updated April 20, 2021 | 10:59 am

Graphic by Owensboro Times

A total of 39 more cases of COVID-19 and 12 new recoveries were announced Monday for the Green River District, including 26 cases and 5 recoveries in Daviess County.

As reported by Green River District Health Department:

  • New cases by county: Daviess (26), Henderson (10), McLean (1), Union (1), Webster (1)
  • New recoveries by county: Daviess (5), Henderson (4), Union (2), Webster (1)
  • Total number of reported cases in the district: 21,257
  • Total number of reported cases now recovered: 19,031 (90%)
  • Total number of reported cases currently hospitalized: 9
  • Total number of cases that have required hospitalization: 892 (4%)
  • Total number of deaths in the district: 385

The county totals to date are:

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  • Daviess County – 10,163 cases, 9,177 recovered, 1 current hospitalization, 360 ever hospitalized, 176 deaths
  • Hancock County – 828 cases, 741 recovered, 0 current hospitalizations, 22 ever hospitalized, 16 deaths
  • Henderson County – 4,489 cases, 3,904 recovered, 4 current hospitalizations, 211 ever hospitalized, 75 deaths
  • McLean County – 852 cases, 778 recovered, 0 current hospitalizations, 50 ever hospitalized, 28 deaths
  • Ohio County – 2,466 cases, 2,229 recovered, 1 current hospitalization, 124 ever hospitalized, 55 deaths
  • Union County – 1,269 cases, 1,160 recovered, 1 current hospitalization, 67 ever hospitalized, 15 deaths
  • Webster County – 1,190 cases, 1,042 recovered, 2 current hospitalizations, 58 ever hospitalized, 20 deaths

Demographics (not all demographic information is available because of incomplete reporting from a testing site):

  • Age range: 1 month-102 years old
  • Average age: 43
  • Male: 46.7%
  • Female: 53.3%

Cases by age range are :

  • <1 — 88 cases
  • 1-11 — 781 cases
  • 12-19 — 1,968 cases
  • 20-29 — 3,523 cases
  • 30-39 — 3,368 cases
  • 40-49 — 3,325 cases
  • 50-59 — 3,049 cases
  • 60-69 — 2,534 cases
  • 70-79 — 1,550 cases
  • 80+ — 1,071 cases

The cases reported by GRDHD have been investigated and confirmed locally. These cases are then reported to the Kentucky Department for Public Health. This process sometimes may result in lags between state and local reporting and some discrepancies from duplicate reports.

April 19, 2021 | 11:06 am

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