Grundy County COVID-19 Update (10.23.20)
There have been thirty-two (32) new cases in Grundy County, Missouri since our last update on October 13.
Total cases: 328 (last report 296)
Confirmed cases: 242
Probable cases: 86
Active cases: 44
Total deaths: 13
Grundy County positivity rate for 10/11-10/17: 9.7%
As the weather cools many activities will be moving indoors. Consider wearing a mask when meeting or gathering indoors especially if the area does not allow enough space for social distancing.
The health department urges the public to take appropriate precautions including good hygiene, social distancing, the use of face coverings in public, and limiting attendance at large gatherings.
Case counts in our neighboring counties--
Daviess: 230 (last report 185)
Harrison: 189 (last report 155)
Livingston: 419 (last report 379)
Sullivan: 298 (last report 268)
Mercer: 34 (last report 34)
Missouri Case Data
Cases: 162,723 (last report 144,230)
Deaths: 2,657 (last report 2,422)
You can review Missouri Case Data here.
The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services has launched a new COVID-19 Dashboard with more information about testing and positivity rates.
The Missouri Hospital Association has updated their COVID-19 dashboard. You can find positivity rates and hospitalization numbers for our region and the state.
United States Case Data
Cases: 8,312,667 (last report 7,787,548)
Deaths: 221,438 (last report 214,446)
Twenty-seven (27) states, including Missouri, now report more than 100,000 cases; ten (10) states exceed 200,000 cases.
You can review U.S. Case Data here.