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COVID-19 Statistic Update – Monday, August 24, 2020

08 24 20 COVID 19 Statistic Update Allegany County Press Release

 

Please see the attached file with demographic and informational charts for COVID-19 cases in Allegany County as of August 23, 2020.  For the 90 confirmed COVID-19 cases in Allegany County, 53 were female and 37 were male from the following age categories:

 

0 to   9 years               2 cases                      10 to 19 years               2 cases

20 to 29 years             14 cases                      30 to 39 years               7 cases

40 to 49 years             14 cases                      50 to 59 years             23 cases

60 to 69 years             15 cases                      70 to 79 years             11 cases

80 to 89 years               1 case                       90 to 99 years               1 case

 

In the United States, the COVID-19 virus has infected approximately 5.74 million people, and there have been over 177,000 deaths.  According to the New York State Department of Health COVID-19 tracker, there have been 430,145 confirmed COVID-19 cases, and there have been 25,295 deaths statewide.  As of 2:45 p.m. on August 24, Allegany County’s statistics are as follows:

 

Confirmed Cases:  90

Recovered Cases:  84

COVID-19 Related Deaths:  1

Total Quarantined/Isolated to Date:  1,218

Released from Quarantine/Isolation: 1,166

Currently Quarantined/Isolated:  52

Precautionary Travel Quarantines to Date:  691

Total COVID-19 Antibody Tests Given:  702

Total COVID-19 Antibody Positives:  33

 

If your life or someone else is in imminent danger, call 911.  If you are in crisis and need immediate help, please contact the following resources:

 

COVID-19 Emotional Support Hotline: 844-863-9314

Allegany County Crisis Hotline:  888-448-3367

Allegany County Community Services:  585-593-1991 (Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.)

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline:  800-273-TALK (8255)

NYS Text Line:  Text “GOT5” to 741741

Veterans’ Crisis Lifeline:  822-273-8255 (Press 1)

 

For additional COVID-19 questions and information:

 

Call:  585-268-9250 (Health Department)

Email:  healthinfo@alleganyco.gov;  Website:  www.alleganyco.gov

Facebook:  Allegany County, NY, Government & Allegany County Department of Health

 

For re-opening questions and information:

 

New York Forward Website:  https://forward.ny.gov/

Allegany County’s Website:  https://www.alleganyco.gov/coronavirus/reopening-allegany-county/

Allegany County Re-Opening Email:  reopen@alleganyco.gov