Utah adds over 24k new COVID-19 cases and 20 deaths over the weekend

Coronavirus Updates

SALT LAKE CITY (ABC4) – The Utah Department of Health is reporting 24,147 new COVID-19 cases on Monday, January 10, and 20 new deaths since Friday.

Here is a breakdown of the new cases:

  • 1/7: 9,367  cases
  • 1/8: 8,663 cases
  • 1/9: 6,413 cases

Cases

With 24,147 new COVID-19 cases reported, Utah’s case total has reached 706,183.

Of today’s new cases, 3,849 are school-aged children. UDOH is reporting 1,210 cases in children ages 5-10, 830 cases in children ages 11-13, and 1,809 cases in children ages 14-17.

Vaccines

A total of 4,648,322 vaccine doses have been administered in Utah.

This is an increase of 30,818 doses since Friday.

Vaccinated vs. unvaccinated risk ratio

In the last 28 days, people who are unvaccinated are at 16.6 times greater risk of dying from COVID-19, 7.3 times greater risk of being hospitalized due to COVID-19, and 2.4 times greater risk of testing positive for COVID-19 than vaccinated people.

Since February 1, 2021, people who are unvaccinated are at 6.9 times greater risk of dying from COVID-19, 5.3 times greater risk of being hospitalized due to COVID-19, and 2 times greater risk of testing positive for COVID-19 than vaccinated people.

Lab tests

Lab reports from the Utah Department of Health show 4,434,010 people have been tested. This is an increase of 56,820 since Friday.

UDOH reports a total of 8,143,456 total tests, an increase of 104,425 tests since Friday.

Trends

The rolling 7-day average for positive tests is 7,768 per day. 

The rolling 7-day average for percent positivity of “people over people” is 31.4%. The rolling 7-day average for percent positivity of “tests over tests” is 21.4%.

Hospitalizations

There are 541 people currently hospitalized with COVID-19. Total hospitalizations from the beginning of the outbreak are 28,414.

Deaths

There are 3,907 total deaths, which is 20 more deaths than Friday. Five of the deaths occurred prior to 12/10/2021.

  1. Male, between 15-24, Weber County resident, not hospitalized at time of death *decedent is a minor*
  2. Male, between 65-84, Piute County resident, not hospitalized at time of death
  3. Male, between 45-64, Carbon County resident, not hospitalized at time of death
  4. Male, between 45-64, Davis County resident, hospitalized at time of death
  5. Female, between 65-84, Washington County resident, long-term care facility resident
  6. Male, between 65-84, Utah County resident, not hospitalized at time of death
  7. Female, between 65-84, Davis County resident, hospitalized at time of death
  8. Male, between 45-64, Weber County resident, hospitalized at time of death
  9. Female, between 45-64, Davis County resident, hospitalized at time of death
  10. Female, between 45-64, Salt Lake County resident, hospitalized at time of death
  11. Male, between 65-84, Davis County resident, hospitalized at time of death
  12. Male, between 65-84, Davis County resident, long-term care facility resident
  13. Female, between 65-84, Utah County resident, hospitalized at time of death
  14. Male, between 45-64, Washington County resident, hospitalized at time of death
  15. Male, between 65-84, Washington County resident, hospitalized at time of death
  16. Male, between 65-84, Salt Lake County resident, not hospitalized at time of death
  17. Female, between 65-84, Davis County resident, hospitalized at time of death
  18. Female, between 65-84, Washington County resident, hospitalized at time of death
  19. Male, between 65-84, Washington County resident, hospitalized at time of death
  20. Female, between 65-84, Washington County resident, hospitalized at time of death

Today vs. Friday

TodayFriday
Total Utahns testing positive24,147682,036
Total people tested4,434,0104,377,190
COVID-19 related deaths in Utah3,9073,868 
Vaccines administered4,648,3224,617,504
Utahns currently hospitalized with COVID-19561538
Total hospitalizations28,41428,163

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