WASHINGTON STATE COVID-19
NOTE: Statement from the WA State COVID-19 Statistics Page:
(January 17, 2021) Negative test results data...are incomplete. Therefore, percent positivity and case counts should be interpreted with caution.
WA Dept. of Health Hotline 6am-10pm M-F 1-800-525-0127
NUMBERS AS OF August 12, 2021 **
Total Tested: 9,049,798 Total Numbers Testing Positive: 457,657
Population of WA State: 7.615 Million Equiv. Percent of Population Tested: 119%
Percent of sample Testing Positive: 0.06% Total Number of COVID-19 Related Deaths: 6,215
Percent Women: 48.9 Percent Women: 44.4
Percent Men: 48.3 Percent Men: 53.8
Percent over age 50: 27.3 Percent over age 50: 94.4
Percent under age 50: 72.6 Percent under age 50: 5.2
Patients in Hospital: 476 Patients in ICU/Ventilated: 63 Increase/Decrease: -0.9% /1.05%
Mortality Rate of those testing positive: 1.2%
Number of Statewide COVID-19 Vaccine doses: 8,276,970 Equiv. Percent Population: 100.09%
*figures are statewide
NOTE: For comparison; DOH WA posts 114 influenza deaths for 2019-2020 flu season, with a death-rate of 1.2% among those contracting influenza in the season. DOH attributes virtually all of these deaths to pre-existing conditions combining with the flu.
**NOTE: Statistics from the Washington State Department of Health, and the Governor's/States DOH websites. Missing percentage points reflect "unknown" numbers not fitting the above categories.