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:
📍 There has been a 38% increase in overall COVID-19 cases in the past 7 days. On July, 15, Mendocino County cases totaled 165.
📍 50% of today’s cases originated from work or out of county travel.
📍Eleven 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: Two of the new cases are associated with the Hispanic/Latino community and eight of the new cases are from an “unreported demographic”.
🧒👵Age Ranges: One of the new cases is in the “0-5” age range, four cases are from the “19-34” age range, one case is from the “35-49” age range, three of the new cases are from the “50-64” age range, and one is from the “65+” age range.
👨👩 Gender of Infected: Five of the newly infected are men for a total of 108 and five are women for a total of 119.
🏡Source of Infection: Eight of the new cases are associated with “close contact” and and two are associated with “community spread”.
🌎Region of Cases: Five of the new cases are from patients in the Ukiah Valley and five are from the North Coast
👨⚕️Status of Patients: Eleven more patients have entered isolation for a total of 98. Two patients has left the hospital for a new total of 6. 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 227 cases. There are a total of 95 active COVID-19 cases.
📈Testing: Comparing and contrasting testing numbers suggests one of today’s cases was discovered in Public Health’s lab and nine were discovered in a commercial laboratory. The amount of tests pending is 1,958.