JOHNSON COUNTY — Johnson County Community Health Services has released information in relation to the age and location of the confirmed positive cases of coronavirus in Johnson County as of Monday, June 7.
According to the local COVID-19 dashboard, the county's death count is currently at 56.
JCCHS states that of the 4,886 confirmed positive cases in the county, 4,864 cases are considered recovered while 22 are still active.
The case count is an increase of 29 cases since Wednesday, May 28. Twenty-one cases have been considered recovered since May 28.
To be considered recovered, the Johnson County Task Force states a person who has tested positive must be seven days post-onset of symptoms and 72 hours fever free without the use of fever-reducing medication.
JCCHS stated the total number of administered tests as of June 7 were 46,933 PCR tests and 34,765 Antigen tests.
The seven-day positivity rate for the county is 2.4% according to the State of Missouri.
The state’s dashboard states 19.5% of Johnson County is fully vaccinated, 12,091 residents have received their first dose and 10,558 residents have completed their vaccine.
Of the 4,886 total cases reported by JCCHS, 2,960 came from Warrensburg for a total of 60.6% of the total cases. Of the positive cases, 2,522 were PCR tests and 438 were Antigen tests.
JCCHS states that 2,950, 99.7%, of the cases reported in Warrensburg were recovered while 10 were still active.
Of the remaining cases in the county, JCCHS states there were:
JCCHS also broke down the number of cases by age groups.
As of June 7, of the 4,886 cases in the county, 941 of those cases had been reported from those ages 20 to 24.
The age group with the second most reported cases was the age group of 10 to 19 with 670 cases.
Case numbers for all age groups include: