Daily Wyoming coronavirus update 72 new cases
The total number of coronavirus cases in Wyoming grew by 72 on Tuesday.
September 23, 2020
The total number of coronavirus cases in Wyoming grew by 72 on Tuesday, with the number of confirmed cases rising by 42 and the number of probable cases rising by 30, according to the Wyoming Department of Health’s daily update.
There have now been more than 5,000 total coronavirus cases reported in Wyoming since the pandemic began.
There are new confirmed cases in Albany (four), Campbell (four), Converse (three), Crook, Fremont (four), Lincoln (two), Natrona (three), Park (three), Platte, Sheridan (four), Sublette (seven), Teton (two), Uinta and Weston (three) counties.
Fifty-eight new coronavirus recoveries were also announced: 50 confirmed and eight probable.
The state set new highs Tuesday for total active cases (737 cases), 10-day confirmed case average (59.6 cases per day) and 10-day total case average (71.9 cases per day). (Previous records were 723, 58.4 and 68, respectively — all of which were set Monday.)
Numbers to know
Active cases: 598 (737 including probable cases)
Hospitalized patients: 21 (down two from Monday)
Deaths: 49 (none this week, 12 this month)
Total cases: 5,016 (4,231 confirmed, 785 probable)
Total recoveries: 4,230 (3,584 confirmed, 646 probable)
Total tests: 149,060 (94,055 people have been tested)
Are we trending up or down?
The state’s 10-day average in confirmed cases is 59.6 per day. That number is up 1.2 from a day ago, up 22 from a week ago and up 18.7 from a month ago.
The state’s 10-day average in total cases is 71.9 per day. That number is up 3.9 from a day ago, up 28.7 from a week ago and up 26.2 from a month ago.
The state’s number of confirmed active cases is 598. That number is down eight from a day ago, up 208 from a week ago and up 55 from a month ago.
The state’s number of total active cases is 737. That number is up 14 from a day ago, up 270 from a week ago and up 101 from a month ago.
Where are the cases coming from?
Albany (153), Natrona (97) and Sheridan (58) counties have had the most confirmed cases over the past 10 days.
Platte (60%), Converse (51.4%) and Albany (45.9%) counties have had the highest percentage of their confirmed cases come from the past 10 days.