DES MOINES, Iowa —
The Iowa Department of Public Health releases the latest coronavirus data in real-time. KCCI provides a daily snapshot of the past 24 hours of statistics.
As of 10 a.m. Thursday, the Iowa DPH website reports 236,792 confirmed cases statewide since Iowa’s outbreak began.
The DPH confirmed 2,926 additional COVID-19 cases in the past 24 hours.
The Iowa DPH reported 70 additional COVID-19 deaths for a statewide death toll of 2,519. The website said 1,352 of the state’s deaths involved Iowans with preexisting conditions.
The Iowa DPH reports 169 COVID-19 outbreaks among long-term care facilities in the state, accounting for 5,3006 of Iowa’s total positive cases.
COVID-19 outbreaks at long-term care facilities account for 1,097 of the state’s total deaths.
Of Iowa’s 99 counties, 80 report 14-day positivity rates above 15%. Two Iowa county, Audubon County and Poweshiek County, report a 14-day positivity rate below 10%.
According to the state’s website, a total of 1,229,582 Iowans received COVID-19 tests.
The health department reported 7,190 lab test results in the previous day, with 1,524 positive results. The state receives lab test results from prior days that add to the overall total.
Iowa DPH reports 1,124 hospitalizations, of which 224 Iowans are in intensive care units. Iowa hospitals admitted 136 in the last 24 hours, compared to 181 admitted the day before.
Iowa’s average reported positivity rate is 16.8% over the last 14 days. Of the state’s confirmed cases, 147,152 Iowans recovered.