November 21, 2020
By: Dwayne Page
DeKalb County’s number of active COVID-19 cases stands at 198 with 36 new cases reported Friday, November 20.
The COVID related death count in DeKalb County since March is 20.
Meanwhile, the DeKalb County Health Department has announced extended hours one day only for COVID-19 Drive-Thru Testing in DeKalb County on Monday, November 23 from 7 a.m. until 5 p.m. at the health department at 254 Tiger Drive, Smithville
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There have been 1,056 confirmed or probable cases of COVID-19 since March in DeKalb County , 33 have been hospitalized, and 838 are now inactive or have recovered.
Over the last seven days, (November 14 to November 20) DeKalb County had a case count of 154 for a daily case rate of 107.4 per 100,000 residents.
Over the last 14 days, (November 7-20), DeKalb County’s case count was 251 for a daily case rate of 87.5 per 100,000 residents.
For the 14 days prior (October 24 to November 16) the case count was 132 for a daily case rate of 46 per 100,000 residents.
From March 5 to November 20, 2020, DeKalb County has had a total of 1,056 confirmed or probable cases of COVID-19 for a daily case rate of 20.7 per 100,000 residents.
Over the last 7 days DeKalb County has averaged 89.86 tests per day (438.5 tests per 100,000 residents) and over the last 7 days the average percent positive was 15.3%.