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Michigan COVID-19 Update

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Updated: July 30, 2021 04:35 PM
Created: May 23, 2020 03:48 PM

* Michigan will update their COVID data twice a week on Tuesdays and Fridays.

Health officials in Michigan report 2,250 confirmed cases of COVID-19 on Friday, with 19 deaths. The case number represents daily cases confirmed over  Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday. The average number of new cases is 750 per day.  The number of deaths announced Tuesday include nine identified during a Vital Records review.

The total number of confirmed positive cases of COVID-19 across the state since the pandemic began is 901,683. The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services lists the total number of confirmed deaths attributed to the disease caused by the coronavirus as 19,902.  872,163 total cases have recovered as of July 27.

According to the MDHHS, 63.5% of Michigan residents have received at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine as of July 30.

Visit the Michigan Department of Health COVID-19 webpage for additional information.

Here is the breakdown of total confirmed cases and deaths as of Friday, July 30 in the Northland:

Gogebic County, MI: 1,084 cases (1 new case)  (24 deaths)  
Ontonagon County, MI: 426 cases (2 new cases) (21 deaths)

Michigan COVID-19 thresholds:

  • 200,000 cases - Nov. 6, 2020
  • 300,000 cases - Nov. 21, 2020
  • 400,000 cases - Dec. 7, 2020
  • 500,000 cases - Jan. 4, 2021
  • 600,000 cases - March 10, 2021
  • 700,000 cases - April 5, 2021
  • 800,000 cases - April 21, 2021
  • 900,000 cases - July 27, 2021
  • 10,000 deaths - Dec. 8, 2020

Johns Hopkins Center for Systems Science and Engineering reports 34,762,688 cases of COVID-19 in the U.S. Approximately 196.9 million people have been infected worldwide with 4,203,333 deaths as of 7/30/21 11:21 a.m. CST. There have been 612,168 deaths in the United States. Medical personnel have conducted over 503.4 million tests in the United States so far. Over 343.1 million doses of vaccine have been administered in the U.S.

According to the CDC, symptoms may appear 2-14 days after exposure to the virus. Symptoms include: Fever or chills, Cough, Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing, Fatigue, Muscle or body aches, Headache, New loss of taste or smell, Sore throat, Congestion or runny nose, Nausea or vomiting, Diarrhea.

Look for emergency warning signs for COVID-19. If someone is showing any of these signs, seek emergency medical care immediately: Trouble breathing, Persistent pain or pressure in the chest, New confusion, Inability to wake or stay awake, Bluish lips or face. The CDC recommends calling your medical provider for any other symptoms that are severe or concerning to you.

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