The Orange County Health Care Agency On Saturday, Oct. 3, 239 new cases of corona virus were reported, bringing the total to 54,357 cases.
The seven-day average for new daily cases in the district is 161 per day, up from 857 on July 12.
There have been 5,099 cases in the county in the last 30 days.
Overall, 90% of the reported cases, or 48,831 as of Saturday, are estimated to have been cured. The number of survivors is based on the total number of cases in the previous 28 days.
Five new deaths from the corona virus have risen to a county total of 1,286 as of Saturday.
Of the 1,286 deaths in Orange County, 462 were listed as skilled nursing facility residents, 89 as assisted living facilities and four as homeless.
Age Death County Breakdown is as follows:
- 85 and over: 31% (400)
- 75-84: 22% (274)
- 65-74: 20% (259)
- 55-64: 13% (185)
- 45-54: 9% (108)
- 35-44: 3% (36)
- 25-34: 1.3% (19)
- 18-24: <1% (4)
- 17 and younger: 0% (1)
Information about deaths in the county is compiled from death certificates or collected through trial, and officials say they could take weeks to process. The most recent deaths occurred on September 28th.
County reports that a total of 891,104 trials have been delivered since the trial began, with at least 10,074 trials reported in the last 24 hours.
The county reported 160 patients in hospitals with the corona virus on Saturday, two more than the previous report. There were 47 patients in the ICU.
Officials insist that the data released each day is preliminary and subject to change. Additional information may be available upon completion of individual case investigations.
You can find the Orange County Healthcare Agency dashboard Here.
Hospitalization and Mortality:
Total cases of Orange County by zip code for October 2:
Case figures up to August 20: