HARRISBURG, Pa. (WHTM) — As of data checked at 3:20 p.m. on Jan. 7, 2022, there were 24,825 additional cases of COVID-19 in Pennsylvania on Jan. 6 for a statewide cumulative total of 1,818,912 confirmed cases and 387,987 probable cases, according to data from the Pennsylvania Department of Health.
The statewide percent positivity for the week of Dec. 31 to Jan. 6 was 34.1%.
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There are currently 6,680 individuals hospitalized with COVID-19 in the state, with 1,071 adult coronavirus patients in the intensive care unit. Since the last daily report from Jan. 5, there have been 411 new deaths attributed to COVID-19 for a cumulative total of 37,522 deaths attributed to the virus in Pennsylvania.
MIDSTATE COVID-19 POSITIVITY RATES
MOST RECENT 7 DAYS
Dec. 31 to Jan. 6
As of Jan. 7, the last day the DOH data was updated, 60% of Pennsylvanians in all age groups are fully vaccinated against COVID-19, and 70.1% 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, 74.4% of Pennsylvanians ages 18 and older are fully vaccinated as of data checked on Jan. 7.
A total of 17,296,015 COVID-19 vaccine doses have been administered to Pennsylvanians as of Jan. 7.
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.