CLEVELAND, Ohio – The city recorded 46 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 coronavirus and one new death, the government of Mayor Frank Jackson said Tuesday.
The newly confirmed cases were in patients between the ages of six and their 70s.
As of Tuesday, the total number of new cases confirmed in the city since March stood at 25,485, the city reported.
The deaths of 398 Clevelanders have been attributed to coronavirus. The average age of the deceased was 73 years.
In addition, the health department has identified 1,760 likely cases. Using an expanded definition from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, this figure captures suspected cases for which there is no confirmed test.
Cleveland had registered a total of 27,245 cases on Tuesday.
The infected were between less than 1 year and more than 100 years old. The average age is 45 years.
Six percent of these cases required hospitalization.
54 percent of the cases affect women. About 40% of all those infected are African American. About 28% are white. Other races make up 12% of the patients. The breed is unknown 18% of the time.
The Cleveland Department of Public Health reported that 6,265 patients were released from isolation, 70 more than Thursday.
There were 981,618 coronavirus cases across the state as of Tuesday. That is 1,893 more than on Monday. according to the Ohio Department of Health.
The number of Ohioans who have died from COVID-19 remains at 17,502. The state no longer updates this number daily, and the number is from Friday when the federal government last updated it.
In the meantime, Monday at 6 a.m. and Tuesday at 6 a.m., an additional 38,306 people are said to have received at least one first dose of vaccine. That number includes Johnson & Johnson vaccines, which are only one dose.
That brought the total number of people given the first dose to 2.03 million – about 17% of the Ohio population.
The The Cuyahoga County Health Department reported 69,627 cases the coronavirus had been counted from Tuesday, an increase of 174 from the previous day. The department reported a total of 1,593 deaths in its jurisdiction, 12 more deaths than the previous day. The numbers exclude cases from the city of Cleveland.
The The list of Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported 28,937,762 cases on Thursday, an increase of 124,338 from the previous day. The CDC recorded 524,695 deaths in the U.S., up 845 from the previous day. No update was provided for Tuesday.
These numbers tend to lag behind other reporting sites.
Johns Hopkins University of Medicine reported that 29,086,784 people were infected as of Tuesday evening with the corona virus, an increase of 40,770 compared to the previous day. The balance sheet showed 527,482 deaths in the United States, up 1,757 from the previous day.