The Delaware Division of Public Health reports 132 additional positive cases of COVID-19 in Delaware as of July 4 with no new deaths, There are 53 individuals hospitalized, the lowest number since March 30 when there were 46. Of those hospitalized, 15 are critically ill, a number comparable to early April numbers.
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., Saturday, July 4, include:
• 12,128 total positive cases
• New Castle County cases: 5,398
• Kent County cases: 1,746
• Sussex County cases: 4,903
• Unknown County: 81
• Females: 6,672; Males: 5,437; Unknown: 19
• Age range: 0 to 104
• Currently hospitalized: 53; Critically ill:15 (This data represents individuals currently hospitalized in a Delaware hospital regardless of residence, and is not cumulative.)
• Delawareans recovered: 6,740
• 111,813 negative cases
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.