Percent of COVID Vaccines Administered and Transmission Index (6/10 - 6/16)
By Kristin Forbis, Jun 11, 2021
TriCounty Health provided a breakdown on Thursday of the percentage of individuals by age group in the tri-county area that have been vaccinated for COVID-19. The percentage of vaccination for those 80 and older is 77.5%, those 70 to 79 is 74%, those 60 to 69 is 59%, those 50 to 59 is 45%, those 40 to 49 is 34%, those 30 to 39 is 22%, those 19 to 29 is 23%, and those 12 to 18 is 13%. TriCounty Health also updated the weekly COVID-19 Transmission Index on Thursday reporting that Uintah and Duchesne County remain at the Moderate level while Daggett County remains at the Low level. According to Thursday’s press release, Uintah County’s 7-day average percent positivity was 5 percent and there were 63 cases in the past 14 days, Duchesne County was 6 percent and there were 40 cases, and Daggett County was 27 percent and there were 4 cases. Statewide total ICU utilization was 70 percent and the 7-day COVID-19 utilization was 10 percent. The report shows locally 3 new COVID-19 related hospitalizations in the past seven days and 2 new COVID-19 deaths.