Please see attached Orange County COVID-19 weekly testing results for 9.14.21.
513 New Cases of COVID-19 have been reported for the period Sep 7- Sep 13. (98 confirmed, 415 probable).
The highest number of cases reported last week were among the following three age groups:
- 41-50yo (85 cases)
- 31-40yo (80 cases)
- 0-10yo (76 cases)
Since August, the reported cases for Orange County has increased by at least 150 cases per week. Listed below are the reflected trends.
- 8/17- 8/23: 691 new cases
- 8/24- 8/30: 811 new cases
- 8/31- 9/6: 504 new cases
- 9/7-9/13: 513 new cases
Children born in the years 2016- 2003 (5- 18 yo):
- 8/17- 8/23: 173 new cases
- 8/24- 8/30: 291 new cases
- 8/31- 9/6: 170 new cases
- 9/7-9/13: 111 new cases
There are 68 cases currently being hospitalized:
- 5 were fully vaccinated
- 4 partially vaccinated
- 59 were not vaccinated
- 17 on ventilator
A breakthrough case is when someone who received a Covid-19 vaccine contracts the virus and tests positive more than 14 days after they have been fully vaccinated.
In general, reinfection means a person was infected (got sick) once, recovered, and then later became infected again. If they are diagnosed with COVID-19 more that 90 days from the original diagnoses, they will be considered a reinfection and will be counted as a new case for daily reporting.