Bakersfield, California 2021-09-16 21:26:00 –
The Kern County Public Health Service reported 510 new COVID-19 cases and 4 new deaths on Thursday.
Since the beginning of the pandemic, Kern County has a total of 133,792 inhabitants and 1,514 deaths. There are 173 delta variants, and two more since Wednesday. According to public health, cases of all other variants are the same as on Wednesday, with 73 cases of alpha variants, 3 cases of beta variants, and 4 cases of gamma variants. However, not all COVID tests check for variants.
There are 567,913 unvaccinated people in Kern County. There are 352,738 complete vaccinated people in Kern County. According to public health, 0.17% of cases have been vaccinated and 98.52% have been unvaccinated individuals since vaccination began on January 21st.
The average daily case rate for all residents is 38.77 cases per 100,000 in the last 14 days. The daily vaccination rate is 1.04 per 100,000 in the last 14 days. According to public health, the daily unvaccinated case rate is 61.05 cases per 100,000 people in the last 14 days.
The California Public Health Service states that 335 patients were hospitalized and 73 were in the ICU on Wednesday.
The Department of Health reminds residents that they can find a test site by going to the next location: kernpublichealth.com, Click the COVID-19 button and look for “Find your local inspection site”.
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