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COVID-19 Statistics | Aug. 24, 2020 – Lost Coast Outpost

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Press release from the Humboldt County Joint Information Center:

Humboldt County’s confirmed COVID-19 case count now stands at 359. Fourteen new cases have been reported since Friday.

The daily and weekly datasets on the Humboldt County Data Dashboard have been updated. Below are a few highlights:

  • Humboldt County’s rate of confirmed cases is 265 per 100,000 residents, significantly lower than the state rate of 1,662 and national rate of 1,737 per 100,000 residents.
  • The case doubling time is now 39 days, down from 41 days since last Monday’s report.
  • The 20-29 age group continues to represent the largest number of cases at nearly 25 percent of cases.

Today’s alert level stands at three or level orange. Visit humboldtgov.org/dashboard to view the county’s Alert Level Assessment tool.

For the most recent COVID-19 information, visit cdc.gov or cdph.ca.gov. Local information is available at humboldtgov.org or during business hours by contacting covidinfo@co.humboldt.ca.us or calling 707-441-5000.

Humboldt County COVID-19 Data Dashboard: humboldtgov.org/dashboard,
Follow us on Facebook: @HumCoCOVID19,
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Humboldt Health Alert: humboldtgov.org/HumboldtHealthAlert

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= historic data. All data from the Humboldt County Joint Information Center.

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