YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WYTV) – Mahoning County Public Health reported 54 new cases and four new coronavirus-related deaths since Thursday’s report, where they released a new virtual dashboard, breaking down confirmed COVID-19 cases and deaths by zip code.
There have been 1,828 confirmed COVID-19 cases in the county, leading to 363 hospitalizations and 232 deaths.
The number of deaths is according to “date reported” and not the actual date of death. The date of COVID-19 death notification can sometimes be delayed.
Numbers may differ slightly from what is released by the Ohio Department of Health at the time of their 2 p.m. daily update.
Mahoning County Public Health has also announced that COVID-19 data will now be presented as graphs on Monday and Friday only.
The daily increase does not indicate the number of individuals who have died in the last 24 hours. Calculated percentages can vary day by day due to the small numbers involved. The number reported includes both confirmed and probable cases.