Oklahoma COVID-19 update for 8 March 2021

Mike Seals - March 8, 2021 11:06 am

As of this advisory, there are 429,162 cases of COVID-19 in Oklahoma.

Kay County is reporting a cumulative total of 5,104 confirmed cases, with 81 deaths.

Osage County has had a total of 4,515 confirmed cases, resulting in 52 deaths.

Today’s Provisional Death Count (CDC/NCHS) is 7,219.

  • 611 is today’s 7-day rolling average for the number of new cases reported.
  • Additional hospitalization data can be found in the Hospital Tiers report, published evenings Monday through Friday.
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  • For more information, visit https://oklahoma.gov/covid19.html.

COVID-19 Oklahoma Test Results

Cases 429,162
*Total Cumulative Negative Specimens to Date (As of 03/05/21) 3,146,300
*Total Cumulative Number of Specimens to Date (As of 03/05/21) 3,548,479
Acute Care OSDH Licensed Facility Hospitalizations (As of 03/05/21) 346
Other Types of Facilities Hospitalizations (As of 03/05/21) 21
Total Cumulative Hospitalizations 24,331
Provisional Death Count (CDC/NCHS) 7,219

*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 2021-03-08 at 7:00 a.m.

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


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