There were no additional deaths reported in Dubuque County since 11 a.m. yesterday so the county total remains 23.
Six additional deaths were reported statewide, increasing the state death total to 799.
As of 11 a.m. today, the IDPH website reported that 17,422 Dubuque County residents have been tested, up 103 from yesterday. Yesterday's positive test rate was 5.8 percent and the county's overall positive test rate is 7.0 percent. One in six Dubuque County residents has been tested.
423,223 Iowans have been tested, an increase of 3,952 since yesterday. Yesterday's positive test rate was 6.4 percent while the state's overall positive test rate is 9.3 percent. One in seven Iowa residents has been tested.
Hospitalizations & Recoveries
According to the IDPH, the number of Dubuque County residents reported hospitalized due to COVID-19 as of July 19 was 8. This statistic is updated at 12:30 p.m., Monday-Friday.
223 Iowans are hospitalized due to COVID-19, and increase of two from yesterday.
Statewide, 28,319 Iowans have recovered (347 more than reported yesterday), including 481 Dubuque County residents (11 more than yesterday).