UTAH CORONAVIRUS: 248 new cases, no new deaths Sunday

Coronavirus Updates

SALT LAKE CITY (ABC4) – The Utah Department of Health reported 248 new COVID-19 cases on Sunday, April 18.

There are zero new deaths.

A total of 392,757 Utahns have tested positive for COVID-19.

A total of 2,490,394 Utahns have been tested. This is an increase of 4,112 people tested since yesterday.

UDOH reports 4,475,591 total tests, an increase of 7,396 since yesterday.

In total, 1,897,531 vaccines have been administered in Utah, an increase of 17,268 since yesterday.

The rolling 7-day average for positive tests is 394 per day. 

The rolling 7-day average for percent positivity of “people over people” is 7.1%. The rolling 7-day average for percent positivity of “tests over tests” is 3.6%.

There are 133 people currently hospitalized with COVID-19. Total hospitalizations from the beginning of the outbreak are 15,910.  

Officials report 2,164 total deaths, which is the same as yesterday.

TodayYesterday
Total Utahns testing positive392,757392,509
Total people tested2,490,3942,486,282
COVID-19 related deaths in Utah2,1642,164
Vaccines administered1,897,5311,880,269
Utahns currently hospitalized with COVID-19133140
Total hospitalizations15,91015,901

The Utah Department of Health announced the changes to Utah’s COVID-19 Transmission Index on February 12. They went into effect starting on Thursday, February 18.

For more on these changes to the percent positivity threshold levels in the COVID-19 Transmission Index and actions, individuals and businesses should take in areas of “moderate” and “low” transmission, click here.

Utah COVID-19 Transmission Index as of April 15
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