New COVID-19 cases stay steady under 500, 3 new deaths confirmed in Pennsylvania

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HARRISBURG, Pa. (WTAJ) — The Pennsylvania Department of Health has confirmed more than 400 new cases of COVID-19 in the state, bringing the total over 82,000.

As of Monday, there are 456 new cases from the day before, bringing the state total to 82,168. All 67 counties in Pennsylvania have confirmed at least one case of COVID-19.

Currently, 585,662 people have tested negative.

There are 6,426 COVID-19 related deaths.

Of the 82,168 cases across the state, the PA Department of Health estimates that 78%, or roughly 64,000 Pennsylvanians, have recovered from COVID-19.

There are 755 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in our Central Pennsylvania region.

You can find the county by county breakdown below.

Of Huntingdon County’s 240, the DOC is reporting 174 of them are prisoners in Huntingdon SCI.

Of the patients who have tested positive to date the age breakdown is as follows:

  • Nearly 1% are ages 0-4;
  • 1% are ages 5-12;
  • 2% are ages 13-18;
  • 6% are ages 19-24; 
  • Nearly 37% are ages 25-49; 
  • Nearly 25% are ages 50-64; and
  • Nearly 28% are ages 65 or older.

Most of the patients hospitalized are ages 65 or older, and most of the deaths have occurred in patients 65 or older.

In nursing and personal care homes, there are 17,177 resident cases of COVID-19, and 3,053 cases among employees, for a total of 20,230 at 667 distinct facilities in 49 counties. Out of our total deaths, 4,389 have occurred in residents from nursing or personal care facilities.

Approximately 6,219 of our total cases are in health care workers.

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