UTAH, Dec. 27, 2020 (Gephardt Daily) — The Utah Department of Health on Sunday reported two more people dead of COVID-19 and 796 new cases documented in the past 48 hours.
Utah’s lab confirmed COVID-19 cases since the beginning of the pandemic now stand at 264,874.
Utah’s death toll numbers 1,214.
Those whose deaths were reported were:
- A female, between 45-64, Salt Lake County resident, hospitalized at time of death
- A female, between 65-84, Salt Lake County resident, hospitalized at time of death
Vaccine doses administered in Utah number 16,992.
To date, 1,693,129 COVID-19 tests have been administered. That’s an increase of 2,663 since Saturday.
The rolling seven-day average for positive tests is 1,980 per day. The rolling seven-day average for percent of positive laboratory tests is 24.3%.
There are 474 people currently hospitalized with COVID-19. Total hospitalizations from the beginning of the outbreak are 10,584.
The chart below shows the numbers broken down by area of the state.