HARRISBURG, Pa. (WHTM) — As of data checked at 12:15 p.m. on Jan. 18, 2022, there were 12,955 additional cases of COVID-19 in Pennsylvania on Jan. 17 for a statewide cumulative total of 2,061,183 confirmed cases and 426,742 probable cases, according to data from the Pennsylvania Department of Health.
The statewide percent positivity for the week of Jan. 7 to Jan. 13 was 35.7%.
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There are currently 7,188 individuals hospitalized with COVID-19 in the state, with 1,115 adult coronavirus patients in the intensive care unit. Since the last daily report, there have been 36 new deaths attributed to COVID-19 for a cumulative total of 38,655 deaths attributed to the virus in Pennsylvania.
MIDSTATE COVID-19 POSITIVITY RATES
MOST RECENT 7 DAYS
As of Jan. 14, the last day the DOH data was updated, 60.4% of Pennsylvanians in all age groups are fully vaccinated against COVID-19, and 70.8% have received at least one vaccine dose according to the Pennsylvania COVID-19 Vaccine Dashboard. (This data excludes Philadelphia County, which is a separate vaccine jurisdiction.)
According to the CDC COVID Data Tracker, 74.9% of Pennsylvanians ages 18 and older are fully vaccinated as of data checked on Jan. 18.
A total of 17,691,211 COVID-19 vaccine doses have been administered to Pennsylvanians as of Jan. 18.
Find additional information on COVID-19 trends in Pennsylvania in the weekly COVID-19 update.
Note: The number of new COVID-19 cases per day reported by the Pennsylvania Department of Health may fluctuate after the publication of this article as the department receives additional data. The department's COVID-19 Dashboard is updated daily at noon, according to the website.