Cleveland, Ohio 2021-08-05 13:30:36 –
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Columbus (WCMH) —The Ohio Department of Health has published the latest COVID-19 cases in the state.
As of Thursday, August 5, a total of 1,136,934 (+1,969) cases have been reported since the start of the pandemic, leading to 62,318 (+76) hospitalizations and 8,516 (+13) ICU admissions. A total of 5,813,529 people (49.73% of the state’s population) have at least started the vaccination process, an increase of 12,992 from the previous day.
ODH reported 38 deaths on Tuesday, bringing the total to 20,530. The state updates the total number of deaths, usually twice a week, after the death certificate has been processed.
Data edited from state health sources Cases of COVID-19 in Ohio are slowly increasing, and health professionals are flagging the potential for new outbreaks.
On Friday, CDC recommended masks are recommended to be worn indoors in public areas In some central Ohio counties, despite the vaccination status of humans due to the substantial spread of delta variants of COVID-19.
When a more contagious delta variant of COVID-19 wipes out Ohio, data Young people account for a larger proportion of cases, as their age group is the least vaccinated in the state.
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