Coronavirus in Pennsylvania: 11,084 new cases, 201 new deaths reported

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That brings the statewide total to 481,118 cases and a total of 12,436 deaths attributed to COVID-19

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(WYTV) – The Pennsylvania Department of Health reported an additional 11,084 positive cases of COVID-19 and 201 new deaths since Friday’s report, when 12,745 new cases and 225 new deaths were reported.

That brings the statewide total to 481,118 cases and a total of 12,436 deaths attributed to COVID-19.

There are 5,668 individuals hospitalized with COVID-19. Of that number, 1,151 patients are in the intensive care unit with COVID-19. Most of the patients hospitalized are ages 65 or older, and most of the deaths have occurred in patients 65 or older. More data is available here.

The trend in the 14-day moving average of number of hospitalized patients per day has increased by over 4,700 since the end of September.

Statewide percent positivity for the week of December 4 through December 11 stood at 16.2%

County-specific information and a statewide map are available on the COVID-19 Data Dashboard. 

There are 30,918 individuals who have a positive viral antigen test and are considered probable cases and 640 individuals who have a positive serology test and either COVID-19 symptoms or a high-risk exposure. 

There are 3,025,253 individuals who have tested negative to date. 

In nursing and personal care homes, there are 43,225 resident cases of COVID-19 and 7,925 cases among employees, for a total of 51,150 at 1,390 distinct facilities. Out of the total deaths, 7,451 have occurred in residents from nursing or personal care facilities. A county breakdown can be found here.

Approximately 16,562 of the total cases are among health care workers.

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