The total number of coronavirus cases in Wyoming grew by 80 on Friday, with the number of confirmed cases rising by 70 and the number of probable cases rising by 10, according to the Wyoming Department of Health’s daily update.
Additionally, 77 new coronavirus recoveries were announced: 60 confirmed and 77 probable.
As of Friday, more than 50,000 confirmed Wyoming COVID-19 patients have fully recovered (50,008).
Numbers to know
Active cases: 311 (531 including probable cases)
Hospitalized patients: 34 (not yet updated from Thursday)
Deaths: 720 (one announced this week, one announced this month)
Total vaccine doses received: 455,965 (221,325 Pfizer, 207,040 Moderna, 27,600 Johnson & Johnson)
First vaccine doses given: 188,573
Second vaccine doses given: 167,270
One-time vaccine doses given: 13,214
Are we trending up or down?
The state’s 14-day average in confirmed cases is 51.4 per day.
That number is up two from a month ago.
The state’s 14-day average in total cases is 68.8 per day. That number is up 3.7 from a month ago.
The state’s number of confirmed active cases is 311. That number is up 52 from a month ago.
The state’s number of total active cases is 531. That number is up 72 from a month ago.
Where are the cases coming from?
Laramie (159), Sweetwater (123) and Campbell (114) counties have had the most confirmed cases over the past 14 days.
Platte (5.4%), Sweetwater (2.8%) and Campbell (2.5%) counties have had the highest percentage of their confirmed cases come from the past 14 days.
For interactive graphics, additional statistics and definitions of certain terms, read this story on Trib.com
Containers from health care centers around Wyoming containing coronavirus specimen collection kits arrive at the Wyoming Public Health Laboratory in Cheyenne for sorting Friday, Sept. 4. The lab covers the cost of shipping and receives daily shipments from health care centers. The samples arrive in one day and roughly 80% of the samples are tested the same day they arrive at the facility.