This is the COVID-19 Daily Update from the Allegheny County Health Department (ACHD) for April 5, 2020:
Confirmed cases – 605
Hospitalization (past or present) – 87
Deaths – 4
A fourth death in the county from COVID-19 has been reported. The individual was in their 80s and had been hospitalized. Our deepest condolences to their family and friends on their loss.
The ages and genders of those in the county who are sick with COVID-19 are listed below.
Ages—Number confirmed (percentage—all percents rounded)
00-04 – 3 (less than 1%)
05-12 – 4 (less than 1%)
13-18 – 9 (1%)
19-24 – 56 (9%)
25-49 – 263 (43%)
50-64 – 164 (27%)
65+ -- 106 (18%)
Female – 306 (51%)
Male – 299 (49%)
A map which shows where residents with confirmed COVID-19 live is available at bit.ly/ACHDcovid-19. The webpage also contains additional information including frequently asked questions, rumor control, and information for residents and specific groups related to COVID-19.
Note from CSPD: Now is not the time to let your guard down. Stay Home and if you absolutely have to go out, wear a mask. My mask protects you. Your mask protects me. We got this. Keep up the good work. Your emergency services stay out here 24/7 for you. Please stay home for us. If you see anyone in health care. Please tell them Thank you!
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