Jefferson County COVID-19 positivity rate drops to 1.1%



JEFFERSON COUNTY, N.Y. (WWTI) — Following the first weekend in June, Jefferson County reported an additional drop in its COVID-19 positivity rate.

According to Jefferson County Public Health Services, the positivity rate now stands at 1.1%.

Additionally, the County logged 14 new cases and 25 new recoveries.

The following COVID-19 data is the most current for Jefferson County and is provided by Jefferson County Public Health:

  • 123,426 total individuals tested
  • 7,142 positive results
  • 1.1% positive, 14-day average
  • 7,020 individuals recovered
  • 73 individuals in mandatory quarantine
  • 5 individuals in precautionary quarantine
  • 33 individuals in mandatory isolation
  • 2 hospitalizations
  • 0 nursing home cases
  • 0 assisted living cases
  • 87 COVID-19 related deaths

Jefferson County officials are encouraging all eligible residents to receive the COVID-19 vaccine. To find an upcoming clinic, visit the county website.

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