Here is todays COVID-19 update from the County Health and Human Being Provider Company with information through April 29.
San Diego Countys state-calculated, adjusted case rate is presently 6.2 cases per 100,000 citizens.
The screening positivity portion is 2.3%.
The health equity metric is 3.0%.
CDPH evaluates counties on a weekly basis. The next report is scheduled for Tuesday, May 4.
Neighborhood Setting Outbreaks:
6 new neighborhood break outs were confirmed April 29: three in college/university settings, one in a restaurant/bar setting, one in a retail setting and one in a TK-12th elementary school setting.
In the previous 7 days (April 23 through April 29), 24 community outbreaks were validated.
The community outbreaks trigger is 7 or more in 7 days.
16,897 tests were reported to the County on April 29, and the percentage of new favorable cases was 1%.
The 14-day rolling average percentage of positive cases is 1.5%. Target is less than 8.0%.
The 7-day, daily average of tests is 13,970.
Cases, Hospitalizations and ICU Admissions:
196 COVID-19 cases were reported to the County on April 29. The areas total is now 276,156.
15,231 or 5.5% of all cases have actually needed hospitalization.
1,683 or 0.6% of all cases and 11% of hospitalized cases needed to be confessed to an intensive care system.
The more detailed information summaries found on the Countys coronavirus-sd. com site are updated around 5 p.m. daily.
Two new COVID-19 deaths were reported April 29. The areas overall is 3,702.
A lady in her 20s passed away April 20 and a guy in his 60s passed away April 28. Both had hidden medical conditions.