The Pennsylvania Department of Health reported 3,761 new coronavirus cases in the state Sunday, bringing the statewide total to 1,107,377 throughout all 67 counties since the beginning of the pandemic.
Health officials say 89 percent of the state’s total cases are considered to be recovered and 2,744,149 Pennsylvanians have been fully vaccinated.
All adults are now eligible to receive a COVID-19 vaccine, the Pennsylvania Department of Health announced.
State health officials reported 27 more coronavirus-related deaths, bringing Pennsylvania’s death toll to 25,688.
According to the Department of Health’s hospital dashboard, 2,638 people are hospitalized with the virus across Pennsylvania and and 551 are in the Intensive Care Unit.
Most of the patients hospitalized are ages 65 or older, and most of the deaths have occurred in patients 65 or older.
There have been 71,090 confirmed cases in our 10-county viewing area since the start of the pandemic, according to the Department of Health, and 1,669 deaths.
Two-hundred thirty-four new cases and one more death were reported in our viewing area.
Centre reported an increase of 60 new cases, Cambria reported 51, Blair reported 41, Clearfield reported 29, Somerset reported 20, Bedford reported 16, Huntingdon reported 10, Jefferson reported 5 and Elk reported two new cases. No new cases were reported in Cameron County.
Additionally, Blair reported one more death.
According to the Department of Health, 4,288,381 patients have tested negative for the virus.