The Virginia Department of Health released their daily updated numbers involving COVID-19 cases within the state.
According to their website, there are now 747,640 total cases, 571,686 of which are confirmed and 175,954 are probable. There are 11,715 total COVID-19 related deaths, with 9,895 being confirmed and 1,820 being probable. The case numbers are up by 3,453, and deaths are up by 22 since Monday.
A total of 8,423,420 COVID-19 PCR tests have now been given in Virginia.
As of Wednesday, Virginia has given a total of 9,843,546 COVID-19 vaccines. That is 19,173 statewide doses given in a day. The table below gives more information about local vaccine distribution.
The Virginia Hospital & Healthcare Association also updated their numbers. As of Wednesday, there are 1,359 people currently being hospitalized, confirmed with COVID-19. There are 126 people receiving inpatient hospital care whose test results are still pending. Combined, there are a total of 1,485 being hospitalized for coronavirus related illness.
416 confirmed positive patients, and those whose test results are pending, are currently hospitalized in the ICU.
60,150 patients who have been hospitalized for coronavirus have been discharged.
Here's the breakdown of COVID-19 case and vaccine information for local areas:
|8/25/2021||TOTAL CASES||NEW CASES TODAY||TOTAL HOSPITALIZED||NEW IN HOSPITAL TODAY||TOTAL DEATHS||NEW DEATHS TODAY||TOTAL VACCINE DOSES GIVEN||VACCINES DOSES REPORTED SINCE YESTERDAY||7-DAY AVG PERCENT POSITIVITY|
|ACCOMACK||3,234||11||242||0||47||0||31,726||55||19.40%||(Eastern Shore District)|
|FRANKLIN||1,245||5||57||-1||34||1||7,737||24||14.10%||(Western Tidewater District)|
|ISLE OF WIGHT||3,548||4||166||-1||71||0||38,639||75||14.10%||(Western Tidewater District)|
|JAMES CITY||5,351||28||203||0||76||0||91,493||184||15.90%||(Peninsula District)|
|NEWPORT NEWS||16,541||130||628||3||246||0||156,839||445||15.90%||(Peninsula District)|
|NORTHAMPTON||875||7||85||0||37||0||14,574||22||19.40%||(Eastern Shore District)|
|SOUTHAMPTON||2,068||7||65||1||58||0||14,979||50||14.10%||(Western Tidewater District)|
|SUFFOLK||9,000||43||535||5||197||0||84,538||251||14.10%||(Western Tidewater District)|
|LOCAL TOTALS||159,135||930||7,906||64||2345||6||1,633,759||4,188||15.56%||(Local Average)|