THURSDAY 10/15/2020 4:17 p.m.
(WFRV) – The Wisconsin Department of Health Services has reported 166,186 total positive coronavirus test results in the state and 1,574 total COVID-19 deaths.
Of Wisconsin’s total COVID-19 cases, 34,345, 0r 20.7%, are active, according to DHS, up from 33,160, or 20.4%, yesterday.
Of the 14,586 test results available today, 26.5% were positive. Yesterday, 24.6% of the tests came back positive. In total, DHS says 1,590,569 negative COVID-19 tests have been reported in Wisconsin. A total of 1,756,755 Wisconsinites have been tested for COVID-19.
Wisconsin’s hospitals are reporting, as of Thursday afternoon, a record total of 1,043 patients hospitalized for COVID-19. Of those, 264 are in an ICU. A total of 1,859 hospital beds, or 16% of the state’s total beds, are immediately available to patients.
Wisconsin 7-day average, per DHS
Wisconsin has seen 1,574 total COVID-19 deaths. Of Wisconsinites who have tested positive for coronavirus, 0.9% have died.
As of Wednesday, Oct. 13, DHS reports that all Northeast Wisconsin counties are seeing very high COVID-19 activity levels.
Door, Fond du Lac, Green Lake, Manitowoc, and Waushara counties are reporting a growing trajectory of COVID-19 cases.
Oconto, Sheboygan, Waupaca, and Winnebago counties are reporting a growing trajectory of COVID-19 cases. Last week, Oconto, Sheboygan, Waupaca, and Winnebago counties were reporting a growing trajectory of COVID-19 cases.
Brown, Calumet, Marinette, Oconto, Outagamie, Shawano, and Waupaca counties reported no significant change in their COVID-19 case activity trajectories.
Last week, Calumet, Door, Fond du Lac, Green Lake, Kewaunee, Manitowoc, Outagamie, and Shawano counties reported no significant change in its COVID-19 case activity trajectory.
Kewaunee, Sheboygan, and Winnebago counties are reporting a shrinking trajectory of COVID-19 case activity.
Last week, Brown and Marinette counties reported a shrinking trajectory of COVID-19 case activity.
The activity level is determined by combining the case burden and trajectory indicators.
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|Total positive cases||166,186||162,325 (+3,861)|
|Active cases||34,345 (20.7%)||33,160 (20.4%)|
|Recovered cases||130,231 (78.4%)||127,576 (78.6%)|
|Negative cases||1,590,569||1,579,844 (+10,725)|
|Patients hospitalized||1,043||1,017 (+26)|
|COVID-19 patients in ICU||264||246 (+18)|
|Hospital beds available||1,859 (16%)||1,874 (-15)|
|Ever hospitalized||9,027 (5.4%)||8,892 (+135)|
|COVID-19 deaths||1,574 (0.9%)||1,553 (+21)|