HARRISBURG, Pa. (WHTM) — On Tuesday, the Pennsylvania Department of Health provided a weekly COVID-19 update as of Monday, Jan. 24. The daily average number of cases from Monday, Jan. 17, to Sunday, Jan. 23, was 15,294.
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The number of people currently hospitalized with COVID-19 on Monday, Jan. 24 was 12.8% lower than on Jan. 17. The percent of available adult and pediatric ICU beds in the state rose to 16.1% and 14.2%, respectively.
Approximately 27.8% of all staffed adult ICU beds are COVID-19 patients, and 31.3% of all ventilators statewide are in use.
MIDSTATE COVID-19 POSITIVITY RATES
MOST RECENT 7 DAYS
According to the CDC, as of Monday, Jan. 24, 75.3% of Pennsylvanians age 18 and older are fully vaccinated. This percentage reflects all 67 counties in Pennsylvania.
This week, the Department of Health analyzed the following vaccine data within its 66-county vaccine jurisdiction; Philadelphia is a separate vaccine jurisdiction:
- 382,064 vaccine doses were administered in the past week, including:
- 272,327 booster doses administered in the past week.
- 22,076 pediatric doses administered in the past week.
- 38.5% increase in vaccines administered from previous week.