Delaware’s positive COVID-19 cases topped 2,000 as a Sussex County woman in long-term care is among three reported dead April 15.
In total, 46 Delawareans have passed away due to complications from COVID-19. Individuals who have died from COVID-19 ranged in age from 33 to 96 years old. More than half, 28, were in long-term care facilities.
The Sussex County woman and two people hospitalized - a Kent County woman, 53, and a New Castle County man, 46 - all had underlying conditions, officials said.
The latest Delaware COVID-19 case statistics, cumulatively since March 11, include:
- 2,014 total laboratory-confirmed cases
- New Castle County cases: 974
- Kent County cases: 345
- Sussex County cases: 678
- Unknown County: 17
- Males: 910; Females: 1,102; Unknown: 2
- Age range: 1 to 97
- Currently hospitalized: 208; Critically ill: 48 (This data represents individuals currently hospitalized in a Delaware hospital regardless of residence, and is not cumulative.)
- Delawareans recovered: 354
- 11,088 negative cases
There have been 93 positive COVID-19 cases involving residents of long-term care facilities in Delaware. These include seven residents at Milford Center, Genesis Healthcare; five at Atlantic Shores Rehabilitation and Health Center, Millsboro; and one at an unnamed Sussex County long-term care facility.