Oklahoma COVID-19 Update for 16 April 2021

Mike Seals - April 16, 2021 2:00 pm



As of this advisory, there are 444,863 (273 new today) cases of COVID-19 in Oklahoma.

Kay County is reporting a total of 5,283 confirmed cases, with 125 deaths.

Osage County has had a total of 4,618 confirmed cases, with 72 deaths.

Today’s Provisional Death Count from the CDC is 8,124 for the State of Oklahoma.

COVID-19 Oklahoma Test Results

Cases 444,863
*Total Cumulative Negative Specimens to Date 3,498,331
*Total Cumulative Number of Specimens to Date 3,912,328
Acute Care OSDH Licensed Facility Hospitalizations 215
Other Types of Facilities Hospitalizations 12
Provisional Death Count (CDC/NCHS) 8,124

*The total includes laboratory information provided to OSDH at the time of the report. As a result, counts are subject to change. Total counts may not reflect unique individuals. 

***The purpose of publishing aggregated statistical COVID-19 data through the OSDH Dashboard, the Executive Order Report, and the Weekly Epidemiology and Surveillance Report is to support the needs of the general public in receiving important and necessary information regarding the state of the health and safety of the citizens of Oklahoma. These resources may be used only for statistical purposes and may not be used in any way that would determine the identity of any reported cases.

Data Source: Acute Disease Service, Oklahoma State Department of Health.
*As of 2021-04-16 at 7:00 a.m.

Detailed case statistics are published on the website. Click here for more information.


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