R.I. COVID-19 cases increased by 1,839 recently, with 3 deaths


VALIDATED CASES of COVID-19 in Rhode Island increased by 1,839 from Aug. 7 through Aug. 13, with 3 brand-new deaths, the R.I. Department of Health stated Thursday./ COURTESY R.I. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH

PROVIDENCE– Verified cases of COVID-19 in Rhode Island increased by 1,839 from Aug. 7 through Aug. 13, with 3 brand-new deaths, the R.I. Department of Health stated Thursday.

The department has actually changed from reporting information 5 days a week to reporting weekly COVID-19 stats on Thursdays. Numbers are now reported Sunday through Saturday of the previous week.

Hospitalizations of COVID-19 clients amounted to 110 recently, compared to 112 reported the week of July 21 to Aug. 6. Of those hospitalized on Aug. 13, 7 remained in extensive care and none were on a ventilator.

There were 149 brand-new cases per 100,000 individuals in Rhode Island from Aug. 7 through Aug. 13.

By contrast, there were 1,851 brand-new cases recognized in between Aug. 7 through Aug. 13, 2021. The transmission rate on Aug. 13, 2021, was 162 cases per 100,000 individuals. There were 699 COVID-19 clients hospitalized in between July 31 and Aug. 6, 2021.

There have actually been 894,886 people totally immunized, which equates to 84.5% of Rhode Island citizens.

Verified cases in the state overall 414,931, representing the everyday boosts and information modifications for previous days.

Deaths due to the infection in Rhode Island overall 3,636.

There were 17,740 tests processed in between Aug. 7 and Aug. 13, with 8.3 million tests administered considering that the start of the pandemic.

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