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Daily Wyoming coronavirus update: 412 new cases, 223 new recoveries
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Daily Wyoming coronavirus update

Daily Wyoming coronavirus update: 412 new cases, 223 new recoveries

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Skylar Trembath with the COVID-19 Surge Team sorts and processes incoming coronavirus specimen collection kits to be tested at the Wyoming Public Health Laboratory on Sept. 4 in Cheyenne.

The total number of coronavirus cases in Wyoming grew by 412 on Thursday, with the number of confirmed cases rising by 345 and the number of probable cases rising by 67, according to the Wyoming Department of Health’s daily update.

There are new confirmed cases in Albany, Big Horn (17), Campbell (24), Carbon (two), Converse (two), Crook (two), Fremont (seven), Hot Springs (two), Johnson (five), Laramie (73), Lincoln, Natrona (47), Park (19), Platte (five), Sheridan (17), Sublette, Sweetwater (27), Teton (69), Uinta (17), Washakie (six) and Weston counties.

Additionally, 223 new coronavirus recoveries were announced: 193 confirmed and 30 probable.

Wyoming has received 40,975 initial doses of the vaccine (20,475 Pfizer and 20,500 Moderna). Of those, 18,803 have been administered, as of Thursday. The state has received 16,825 secondary doses (6,825 Pfizer and 10,000 Moderna). Of those, 3,463 have been administered.

Numbers to know

Active cases: 1,555 (2,052 including probable cases)

Hospitalized patients: 89 (up seven from Wednesday)

Deaths: 522 (33 announced this week, 84 announced this month)

Total cases: 48,701 (41,628 confirmed, 7,073 probable)

Total recoveries: 46,127 (39,551 confirmed, 6,576 probable)

Total tests: 542,316 (204,256 people have been tested)

Are we trending up or down?

The state’s 10-day average in confirmed cases is 288.6 per day. That number is up 4.3 from a day ago, up 103.3 from a week ago and down 62.7 from a month ago.

The state’s 10-day average in total cases is 345.4 per day. That number is up 4 from a day ago, up 99 from a week ago and down 58.4 from a month ago.

The state’s number of confirmed active cases is 1,555. That number is up 152 from a day ago, up 227 from a week ago and down 892 from a month ago.

The state’s number of total active cases is 2,052. That number is up 189 from a day ago, up 322 from a week ago and down 915 from a month ago.

Where are the cases coming from?

Laramie (452), Teton (367) and Natrona (272) counties have had the most confirmed cases over the past 10 days.

Weston (24%), Teton (14.7%) and Carbon (11.2%) counties have had the highest percentage of their confirmed cases come from the past 10 days.

How do we compare nationally?

Total cases: fourth fewest (fifth fewest in the last seven days)

Cases per 100,000 residents: 16th most (22nd fewest in the last seven days)

Deaths: fifth fewest (seventh fewest in the last seven days)

Deaths per 100,000 residents: 16th fewest (eighth most in the last seven days)

All national numbers according to the New York Times, which includes probable counts where they exist.

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