Whenever Mendocino County Public Health publishes a new COVID-19 infographic, MendoFever will compare and contrast the data with the previous infographic in hopes to shed light on trends associated with the COVID-19 pandemic in Mendocino County.
🗣Most significant information gained from this evening’s infographic update provided by Mendocino County Public Health:
📍 50% of today’s cases are 18 years old or younger.
📍 80% of today’s cases originated from close contact with an infected individual.
📍Seven more individuals have been added to isolation due to either infection or exposure to an infected individual.
🧠Analysis of that data represented in today’s infographic with yesterday’s:
👨🏻👩🏽👨🏿Demographics: Eight of the new cases are associated with the Hispanic/Latino community and two of the cases are from the “White/Non-Hispanic Category”
🧒👵Age Ranges: Three of the new cases is in the “0-5” age range, one new case is from the “6-12”, one case is from the “13-18” age range, four cases are from the “19-34” age range, and one case is from the “35-49” age range,
👨👩 Gender of Infected: Four of the newly infected are men for a total of 103 and six are women for a total of 114.
🏡Source of Infection: Eight of the new cases are associated with “close contact” and and two are associated with “community spread”.
🌎Region of Cases: Seven of the new cases are from patients in the Ukiah Valley, one is from the North County, and two are from the North Coast
👨⚕️Status of Patients: Seven more patients have entered isolation for a total of 87. One patient has left the hospital for a new total of 8. There is currently only one patient in the intensive care unit. There are still three deaths of Mendocino County residents and there is a total of 217 cases. There are a total of 96 active COVID-19 cases.
📈Testing: The most significant shift in testing numbers is the commercial labs determining 10 new positive cases. The amount of tests pending is 1,877.