The Delaware Division of Public Health reports 73 additional positive cases of COVID-19 in Delaware as of July 3 with no new deaths. There are 54 individuals are hospitalized, 13 of whom are critically ill.
A total of 512 Delawareans have passed away due to complications from COVID-19. Individuals who have died from COVID-19 ranged in age from 21 to 104 years old. Of those who have died, 271 were females and 241 were males. A total of 245 individuals were from New Castle County, 92 were from Kent County, and 175 were from Sussex County.
The latest Delaware COVID-19 case statistics cumulatively since March 11, provided as of 6 p.m., Friday, July 3, include:
• 11,996 total positive cases
• New Castle County cases: 5,334
• Kent County cases: 1,735
• Sussex County cases: 4,854
• Unknown County: 73
• Females: 6,607; Males: 5,370; Unknown: 19
• Age range: 0 to 104
• Currently hospitalized: 54; Critically ill:13 (This data represents individuals currently hospitalized in a Delaware hospital regardless of residence, and is not cumulative.)
• Delawareans recovered: 6,711
• 108,697 negative cases
Note: As the Division of Public Health works to stand up Delaware’s new contact tracing program, DPH will transition to a different data surveillance system. During this transition, DPH may not be able to provide complete data on the total number of recovered individuals. This information will be updated for reporting purposes as soon as possible.
Additional demographic data on COVID-19 cases and deaths, including race/ethnicity, more age-specific data and rates information by ZIP code, can be found on the Division of Public Health’s My Healthy Community data portal.