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October 6, 2020 1:19 PM

Oct. 6 COVID-19 Update

24-HOUR CHANGES & NEW TOTALS
(11 a.m. yesterday to 11 a.m. today):

POSITIVE CASES
Dubuque County: 22 new cases. Total confirmed cases to date = 3,753
Iowa: 534 new cases. Total confirmed cases to date = 93,448

DEATHS
Dubuque County: 2 additional deaths. Total deaths to date = 46
Iowa: 13 additional deaths. Total deaths to date = 1,400

TESTING & POSITIVITY RATE
(As reported by the Iowa Department of Public Health)

Dubuque County:
89 more individuals tested. Total residents tested to date = 31,538
Dubuque County Test Positivity Rate: 14-day average = 14.4%, average to date = 11.9%.

Iowa:
3,339 more individuals tested. Total Iowa residents tested to date = 827,409
Iowa Test Positivity Rate: 14-day average = 8.6%, average to date = 11.3%

HOSPITALIZATIONS
Dubuque County: Hospitalized = 21 as of Oct. 4. (2 more than Oct. 3.)
Iowa: Currently hospitalized = 413. (24 more than yesterday.)

RECOVERIES
Dubuque County: New recoveries = 31. Total number of recoveries = 2,254
Iowa: New recoveries = 402. Total number of recoveries = 72,211

LONG-TERM CARE FACILITY OUTBREAKS
Dubuque County: Two long-term care facility outbreaks:
Sunnycrest Manor, Dubuque (17 positive cases, 14 recoveries)
MercyOne Dyersville Senior Care, Dyersville (19 positive cases, 7 recoveries)
Iowa: 55 outbreaks (3 more than yesterday)

For the most current information on COVID-19, visit https://coronavirus.iowa.gov.

For COVID-19 information specific to Dubuque County, visit www.dubuquecounty.org/COVID19.

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