WARREN — Trumbull County has reported a total of 6,929 cases of COVID-19 to date, which includes 261 new cases reported today, according to Trumbull County Combined Health District.
Of those total reported cases, about 2,559 are presumed to be active infections. One case was reported from a congregate setting. Four cases were removed since two were duplicates and two were living out of the county
The county reported three new deaths today. A total of 172 people have died in the county to date, according to the district.
The county is monitoring another 36 people in quarantine for symptoms of the virus. There are 158 people being quarantined for monitoring in the city of Warren. The county is not currently monitoring any additional “suspect cases” through the Ohio Disease Reporting System.
A total of 2,663 people in the county, including 1,140 from Warren, have completed quarantine periods and have been released.
A total of 4,198 people in the county are presumed to have recovered from the virus as of Friday, according to the Ohio Department of Health COVID-19 dashboard. That metric is measured as the number of COVID-19 patients whose symptoms reportedly began more than 21 days ago but who have not died.
The county reported one new hospitalization today. A total of 365 people have been hospitalized for COVID-19 in the county to date. Of the county's total cases to date, 3,178 are male and 3,751 are female. Their ages range from infancy to 102 years old.
Trumbull County today was remained "red" but was removed from the state's watch list for the highest alert level under the state's coronavirus risk map.
- The county has reported 1,411 new cases in the last two weeks, which is about 713 new cases per 100,000 people. Counties meet this indicator if reporting more than 50 cases per 100,000 people over the past two weeks.
- The county reported a consecutive, at least five-day increase in the seven-day average of new cases over the past three weeks. On Nov. 11, that average was 125 new cases. It rose to an average of about 157 new cases on Nov. 18.
- Between 70 percent and 96 percent of the county’s new cases in each of the last three weeks were reported outside of group settings such as long-term care or correctional facilities. Counties meet this indicator if weekly community cases from at least one of the last three weeks was more than 50 percent.
- The county reported a consecutive, at least five-day increase in its seven-day average of emergency department visits for COVID-like illness within the past three weeks. On Nov. 11, that average was 16 visits. It rose to an average 24 new visits on Nov. 16.
- The county reported intensive care unit bed occupancy rates over 80 percent every day the week of Nov. 18. The county also reported more than 20 percent of ICU beds were occupied by COVID-19 patients every day last week. Counties meet that indicator if the percentage of occupied ICU beds rises above 80 percent for three days in the last week and if more than 20 percent of ICU beds are occupied by COVID-19 patients.
Trumbull County on Friday had the 14th-highest number of total cases in the state, as well as the 10th-highest total deaths, according to ODH.