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53% of listening area’s COVID-19 cases have been identified in the month of July

DES MOINES — Three new deaths from COVID-19 have been reported in Iowa.

According to the Iowa Department of Public Health’s website, the number of deaths statewide has risen to 839. 458 additional positive cases of coronavirus have been reported in Iowa to bring the total number of cases identified since the start of the pandemic to 43,196. Of those, 31,196 people have recovered, or just above 72%.

Looking at numbers in our listening area as of 11 o’clock this morning: a total of 1737 positive cases of COVID-19 have been reported since the start of the pandemic — 554 in Cerro Gordo; 431 in Wright; 179 in Franklin; 106 in Hancock; 100 in Butler; 97 in Floyd; 76 in Mitchell; 73 in Kossuth; 69 in Winnebago and 52 in Worth. 926 of those 1737 positive cases in the area have come since July 1st, or 53.3%. 82% of Cerro Gordo County’s 554 cases have come in July.

Of those 1737 positive cases, 1048 have recovered — 380 in Wright; 195 in Cerro Gordo; 99 in Franklin; 81 in Butler; 77 in Hancock; 70 in Floyd; 65 in Mitchell; 33 in Kossuth; 30 in Winnebago; and 18 in Worth — for a percentage recovered of just under 55%.

Eight more people in the area have been hospitalized to bring the number of COVID-19 patients currently hospitalized as of July 27th to 20.

 

Confirmed Cases
Cerro Gordo 554
Butler 100
Floyd 97
Franklin 179
Hancock 106
Kossuth 73
Mitchell 76
Winnebago 69
Worth 52
Wright 431
Area Total 1737

 

 

July case count Cases before July 1 New since July 1 % since July 1
Cerro Gordo 102 452 81.59
Butler 47 53 53
Floyd 66 31 31.96
Franklin 77 102 56.98
Hancock 47 59 55.66
Kossuth 32 41 56.16
Mitchell 29 47 61.84
Winnebago 26 43 62.31
Worth 15 37 71.15
Wright 370 61 14.15
Area Total 811 926 53.31

 

 

 

Deaths
Cerro Gordo 16
Butler 2
Floyd 2
Franklin 3
Hancock 2
Kossuth
Mitchell
Winnebago
Worth
Wright 1
Area Total 26

 

 

 

Recovered
Total % Recovered
Cerro Gordo 195 32.19
Butler 81 81
Floyd 70 72.16
Franklin 99 55.31
Hancock 77 72.64
Kossuth 33 45.2
Mitchell 65 88.53
Winnebago 30 43.49
Worth 18 34.62
Wright 380 88.17
Area Total 1048 54.97

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