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State reports 3 additional COVID-19 deaths, 66 more cases

As of Monday, 372,637 Iowans have tested positive for the virus.

IOWA, USA — EDITOR'S NOTE: The above video is from June 1, 2021

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Local 5 previously updated data at 9 a.m. each day, but has adjusted the schedule to 10 a.m. based on the state's online reporting time. 

State overview

24-hour totals (June 10 at 10 a.m. to June 11 at 10 a.m.)

  • 2,612 tests processed
  • 66 positive individuals confirmed
    • 2.53% positivity rate
  • 3 deaths

As of 10 a.m. Monday, 403,180 tests have come back positive for COVID-19 since March 7, 2020. 

A total of 372,637 Iowans have tested positive. This number was found by adding PCR individuals positive (307,257) to antigen individuals positive (65,380) on the "Positive Case Analysis" dashboard.  

These numbers differ since many Iowans have been tested more than once. 

The 7-day positivity rate is 2.2% and the 14-day positivity rate is 1.9%.

More than 5.12 million tests have been administered in the state, including PCR and antigen tests. 

6,102 Iowans have died—a 24-hour increase of three.

363,866 Iowans are considered to be recovered from the virus. 

NOTE: As of June 30, 2020, IDPH classifies anyone not hospitalized or deceased after 28 days to be "recovered."

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Vaccine updates

The state officially administered more than 1 million doses on March 12. The state officially administered more than 1 million doses to Iowans on March 14. 

The state updated the vaccine dashboard on March 10 to include Johnson & Johnson doses into Iowa's vaccine totals. 

As of 10 a.m. Monday, 2,867,328 total COVID-19 vaccine doses have been administered in the state. A total of 2,759,742 have been administered to Iowans. 

A total of 128,550 individuals have started their two-dose vaccine series while 1,310,834 have completed their full two-dose series. The state's website says 117,110 people are fully vaccinated with the Johnson & Johnson vaccine. 

The state of Iowa has fully vaccinated 1,427,944 individuals.

Two doses must be administered for an individual to be counted as fully vaccinated for the Pfizer and Moderna vaccines. However, full immunity isn't achieved until two weeks after the second dose.

Johnson & Johnson is a single-dose vaccine, so individuals have full immunity two weeks after that dose. 

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As of 10 a.m. Monday, hospitalizations in Iowa are at 81, a 24-hour decrease of one.

The record for most hospitalizations was recorded on Wednesday, Nov. 18 with 1,527. 

The website says 15 patients have been admitted in the last 24 hours, 20 are in the intensive care unit (ICU) and eight are on ventilators. 907 ventilators are available. 

The website says 39.36% of inpatient beds are available in the state and 385 ICU beds are available. 

The state website updates hospitalizations data nightly. 

Long-term care facilities

Four long-term care facilities are reporting outbreaks with 31 total cases among residents and staff. Four individuals are considered to be recovered as of Wednesday.

Resident deaths are at 2,369.

The state said they will use both "contributing factor" and "underlying cause" when calculating deaths.

Long-term care facilities are removed from being on the outbreak list when no new cases are detected in 28 days. All data, excluding deaths, on the long-term care dashboard are an active number, not a running total, according to the Iowa Department of Public Health.

IDPH announced that several changes to the state website and how LTC data would be reported would start Friday, Jan. 8:

  • Previous reporting: The reporting method for the LTC dashboard included old positive cases in an LTC facility for previous outbreak status.
    • Example: If an LTC was in an outbreak status in April and then again in January, the positive case counts were captured for both outbreaks in the overall positive counts.
    • New reporting: The number now only reflects positive cases associated with the current outbreak.
  • Previous reporting: The reporting method for the LTC dashboard included old recovered cases in LTC for previous outbreak status.
    • Example: If an LTC was in an outbreak status in April and then again in January the recovered case counts were also captured for both outbreaks in the overall recovered counts.
    • New reporting: The number now only reflects positive cases associated with the current outbreak.

State-run facilities

As of noon on Friday, June 11, 540 staff members at Iowa Department of Human Services (DHS) facilities and 348 patients have tested positive for the virus. 

Of those cases, 539 staff and 344 patients are considered to be recovered.

DHS reported the death of a second resident due to virus complications on Jan. 7.

"Our hearts go out to the family and friends of the deceased," the agency said in a release on its website.

The document below details outbreaks at each facility and how DHS has responded to the pandemic in real-time. It also includes individuals that are considered to be recovered. 

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COVID-19 in central Iowa counties as of 10:00 a.m. on Monday, June 14:

Here's a quick look at central Iowa data by county from the coronavirus website:


  • 46,557 total tests
    • 2,874 positive 
    • 43,683 negative
  • 2,624 recovered
  • 34 reported deaths


  • 135,842 total tests
    • 12,627 positive
    • 123,215 negative
  • 11,100 recovered
  • 99 reported deaths 


  • 55,162 total tests
    • 4,556 positive
    • 50,606 negative
  • 4,122 recovered
  • 72 reported deaths


  • 22,352 total tests
    • 1,787 positive
    • 20,565 negative
  • 1,612 recovered
  • 19 reported deaths


  • 45,141 total tests
    • 3,861 positive
    • 41,280 negative
  • 3,575 recovered
  • 76 reported deaths


  • 86,614 total tests
    • 5,232 positive
    • 81,382 negative
  • 4,766 recovered
  • 76 reported deaths


  • 742,474 total tests
    • 65,564 positive
    • 674,910 negative
  • 57,138 recovered
  • 638 reported deaths 


  • 169,916 total tests
    • 11,469 positive
    • 158,447 negative
  • 10,581 recovered
  • 48 reported deaths


  • 83,036 total tests
    • 6,342 positive
    • 76,694 negative
  • 5,696 recovered
  • 91 reported deaths


  • 72,493 total tests
    • 5,439 positive
    • 67,054 negative
  • 5,033 recovered 
  • 94 reported deaths

Counties with the most positive tests as of 10:00 a.m. on Monday, June 14:

  • Polk — 65,564
  • Linn — 22,588
  • Scott — 21,724
  • Black Hawk — 17,561
  • Woodbury — 16,536

Counties with the least positive tests as of 10:00 a.m. on Monday, June 14:

  • Adams — 356
  • Audubon — 548
  • Ringgold/Wayne — 583
  • Van Buren — 589
  • Decatur — 631

There are 977 positive tests pending investigation as of this update.


COVID-19 Deaths

Testing trends

The coronavirus website now has a dashboard detailing serology testing as well.

Here's a look at the TestIowa assessments taken:

Long-term care facilities

The long-term care dashboard now includes more information about outbreaks across the state. Iowans can now see positive cases among symptomatic and asymptomatic residents as well as positive cases over time.

Regional Medical Coordination Center Data (RMCC)

Regional Medical Coordination Center data is also available for Iowans to view. 

This is where you can find the total number of hospitalized patients and the breakdown of patients in ICU, on ventilators and how many have been admitted into a hospital in the last 24 hours.

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