The Arkansas Department of Health reported 13 new COVID-19 cases in Union County on Sunday, bringing the cumulative total of cases identified locally to 2,041.
The seven-day averages for new COVID-19 cases and deaths in New Mexico continued to go down Sunday. That change took effect December 8, which means the weekly case totals for December 7-13 were 485, not 435.
In the USA, more than 17.8 million cases have been reported as of Sunday with more than 317,000 deaths, according to Johns Hopkins University data.
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Cases increased from 1,193,165 to 1,201,566.
At Sandwich Rehabilitation and Health Care Center, 902 E. Arnold St., three staff members and one resident have tested positive for COVID-19. The cases in the state included 170,603 confirmed cases, up 1,316 from Saturday, and 31,047 probable cases, up 220 from Saturday. There were 1,061 Arkansans hospitalized due to the virus Sunday, including 345 in ICUs and 177 on ventilator support.
Among those who've tested positive for the coronavirus, 1,031 are younger than 19, 1,481 are in their 20s, 916 are in their 30s, 912 are in their 40s, 814 are in their 50s, 535 are in their 60s, 294 are in their 70s and 270 are 80 or older.
At 4 p.m. Sunday, Johns Hopkins University reported 17,807,491 COVID-19 cases in the United States.More news: Ariana Grande announces engagement to hot normie boyfriend Dalton Gomez
As of Saturday night, 4,389 people were reportedly hospitalized with COVID-19 in IL.
There were 53 more deaths in the state from COVID-19 for a new overall total of 7,070.
The Texas Department of State Health Services released updated COVID-19 information for Dec 19 and 20. There were 43,197,909 people considered recovered from the virus, leaving 31,810,313 cases - 41.5% - active around the world.More news: Dead Passenger May Have Had COVID-19