Over 660 COVID-19 cases, 5.6K vaccine doses added in Utah

Coronavirus Updates

UTAH (ABC4) – The Utah Department of Health is reporting 668 new COVID-19 cases on Thursday, July 8.

There are two new virus-related deaths since yesterday, with one occurring before June 1.

A total of 418,321 Utahns have tested positive for COVID-19.

Lab reports from the Utah Department of Health show 2,821,170 people tested. This is an increase of 4,722.

UDOH reports a total of 5,149,390 total tests, an increase of 8,350 tests.

In total, 2,895,700 total vaccines have been administered, which is 5,606 more than yesterday.

The rolling 7-day average for positive tests is 379 per day. 

The rolling 7-day average for percent positivity of “people over people” is 11.9%. The rolling 7-day average for percent positivity of “tests over tests” is 8%. 

There are 230 people currently hospitalized with COVID-19. Total hospitalizations from the beginning of the outbreak are 17,727. 

UDOH is reporting 2,389 total deaths.

  • Male, between 45-64, Salt Lake County resident, not hospitalized at time of death
  • Male, older than 85, Salt Lake County resident, not hospitalized at time of death
Total Utahns testing positive418,321417,653
Total people tested2,821,1702,816,448
COVID-19 related deaths in Utah2,3892,387
Vaccines administered2,895,7002,890,094
Utahns currently hospitalized with COVID-19230260
Total hospitalizations17,72717,690
Utah COVID-19 Transmission Index as of July 8

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