One additional death was reported in Dubuque County since 11 a.m. yesterday so the county total is up to 24.
Nine additional deaths were reported statewide, increasing the state death total to 808.
As of 11 a.m. today, the IDPH website reported that 17,694 Dubuque County residents have been tested, up 375 from yesterday. Yesterday's positive test rate was 7.1 percent and the county's overall positive test rate is 7.0 percent. One in five Dubuque County residents has been tested.
427,908 Iowans have been tested, an increase of 4,685 since 11 a.m. yesterday. Yesterday's positive test rate was 5.8 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.
224 Iowans are hospitalized due to COVID-19, and increase of one from yesterday.
Statewide, 28,607 Iowans have recovered (288 more than reported yesterday), including 481\3 Dubuque County residents (two more than yesterday).