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 Friday, July 30.
According to the local COVID-19 dashboard, the county's death count is currently at 59.
JCCHS states that of the 5,363 confirmed positive cases in the county, 5,209 cases are considered recovered while 154 are still active.
The case count is an increase of 95 cases since Monday, July 26. Ninety-seven have been considered recovered since July 26.
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 July 30 were 50,403 PCR tests and 39,456 Antigen tests.
The seven-day positivity rate for the county is 14.8% for PCR tests. The rate is 10.7% for all tests, including Antigen tests.
The state’s COVID-19 dashboard states 22.4% of Johnson County is fully vaccinated, 14,028 residents have received their first dose and 12,128 residents have completed their vaccine.
Of the 5,363 total cases reported by JCCHS, 3,205 came from Warrensburg for a total of 59.8% of the total cases. Of the positive cases, 2,668 were PCR tests and 537 were Antigen tests.
JCCHS states that 3,125, 97.5%, of the cases reported in Warrensburg were recovered while 80 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 July 30, of the 5,363 cases in the county, 1,011 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 725 cases.
Case numbers for all age groups include:
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