(Dodge County) Wisconsin health officials are reporting 2,287 positive coronavirus cases in Sunday’s daily update. There are 29,791 active cases in the state, a decrease of 540 from Saturday. Active cases make up 6.3-percent of the 470-thousand people who have tested positive to date. So far, there have been 436-thousand recoveries.
State health officials recorded nine deaths bringing that total to 4,692. Deaths account for one-percent of all cases in Wisconsin while 4.4-percent of those known to have contracted the virus needed to be hospitalized. Of the over one-million people who have died worldwide, the CDC says 330-thousand people were from the United States.
Dodge County has experienced 114 deaths and 10,279, a one-day increase of 26. The county had 19 negative tests returned for a running total of 36,365.
Washington County has seen 93 deaths along with 11,361 cases to date, a jump of 82 from Saturday.
Fond du Lac County has 64 deaths with 10,143 positive tests on record.
The state says Jefferson County has seen 57 deaths and 6,462 cases to date.
Columbia County has recorded 28 deaths and has had 4,137 positive tests.
Green Lake County has reported 10 deaths with 1,383 cases on record.