Oklahoma COVID-19 Update for 31 August 2020

Mike Seals - August 31, 2020 11:13 am

SITUATION UPDATE: COVID-19

As of this advisory, there are 58,733 confirmed positive cases of COVID-19 in Oklahoma.

Kay County is reporting 309 confirmed cases cumulatively, resulting in 12 deaths.

Osage County has had 640 confirmed cases, also with 12 deaths.

There have been 800 total deaths in the state attributed to the virus.

  • There is one additional death identified to report. No deaths were identified in the past 24 hours.
    • One in Cleveland County, one female in the 65 or older age group.
  • For more information, visit coronavirus.health.ok.gov.

COVID-19 Oklahoma Test Results

Confirmed Positive Cases 58,733
*Total Cumulative Negative Specimens to Date  (As of Aug 28) 806,545
*Total Cumulative Number of Specimens to Date  (As of Aug 28) 874,676
**Currently Hospitalized (As of Aug 28) 570
Total Cumulative Hospitalizations 4,821
Identified Deaths in the Past 24 hours 0
Total Cumulative Deaths 800

*The total includes laboratory information provided to OSDH at the time of the report. Total counts may not reflect unique individuals. 

**This number is a combination of hospitalized positive cases and hospitalized persons under investigation, as reported by hospitals at the time of the report. The data reflect a change in calculation and should not be compared to prior data. 

***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 2020-08-31 at 7:00 a.m.


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

 

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