Over 11.5 vaccination doses given, 15 new COVID cases in our region June 26


HARRISBURG, Pa. (WTAJ) — The Pennsylvania Department of Health has confirmed 183 new cases of COVID-19 since yesterday, bringing state totals to 1,211,482 known cases since the start of the pandemic.

7 new deaths have been identified by the Pennsylvania death registry since Friday bringing our state total to 27,643 deaths attributed to COVID-19.

There are 359 individuals hospitalized with COVID-19. Of that number, 64 patients are in the intensive care unit with COVID-19. Most of the patients hospitalized are ages 65 or older, and most of the deaths have occurred in patients 65 or older. More data is available here.

Statewide percent positivity for the week of June 11 – June 17 stood at 1.4%.

Ninety-seven (97) percent of Pennsylvania cases have been considered recovered from COVID-19.

The state reports more than 11.5 million doses of the vaccine have been administered. 6,235,120 Pennsylvanians are partially vaccinated and 5,320,833 are fully vaccinated.

There are 4,747,726 individuals who have tested negative to date.

Our central region has 15 new cases since Friday. That brings our total to 78,367 known COVID-19 cases.

The county breakdown is below:

Total COVID-19 related deaths by county:

BEDFORD: 141 (+0)
BLAIR: 341 (+0)
CAMBRIA: 440 (+0)
CAMERON: 8 (+0)
CENTRE: 227 (+1)
CLEARFIELD: 154 (+1)
ELK: 41 (+0)
HUNTINGDON: 135 (+0)
JEFFERSON: 99 (+0)
SOMERSET: 218 (+0)


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