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Dane County confirms 17 new coronavirus cases; 84 percent now recovered


Dane County confirmed 17 new coronavirus cases Monday which brings the County’s total to 4,546. As of this morning, the total number of recovered has been updated to 3,823 or 84 percent of all cases.

Dane County’s death toll remained at 38 according to Public Health of Madison and Dane County’s data site while Department of Health Services reported yesterday that Dane County’s deaths from COVID increase to 39.

Total hospitalizations grew this morning to 299 from yesterday’s 297. Currently, there are 36 people hospitalized in Dane County which is up from yesterday’s reported 35. Of those 36 hospitalized, nine remain in the ICU.

All age groups with new cases only grew by single digits today, the first time since June 21. The highest concentration of new cases are in those in their 20s and 40s with four new cases in each age group. People aged in their 50s grew by two new cases wwhile those in their 20s and 60s grew by 2 and those in their 70s and 90s each grew by one.

Madison365 is now reporting the growth of COVID-19 cases for the last two weeks by age and race/ethnicity with the interactive graphs below.

Last Thursday, Madison365 updated our interactive Dane County Coronavirus Map with dates ranging from July 6 – August 5. The map will be updated weekly.

We will have an update of today’s statewide numbers later this afternoon.