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APRIL 5 UPDATE: Total Positive Coronavirus Cases in Schuylkill County Reaches 90

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Schuylkill County’s total of positive COVID-19 coronavirus now stands at 90. That total is 13 higher than yesterday.

This is the 15th consecutive day of positive coronavirus cases locally. Here’s a day-by-day breakdown:

  • March 22: 1
  • March 23: 2
  • March 24: 2
  • March 25: 1
  • March 26: 3
  • March 27: 4
  • March 28: 3
  • March 29: 5
  • March 30: 9
  • March 31: 8
  • April 1: 9
  • April 2: 7
  • April 3: 9
  • April 4: 14
  • April 5: 13

Coronavirus in Schuylkill County april 5 update

Statewide, cumulatively, there are 11,510 positive cases as of noon Sunday, April 5. Pennsylvania’s death toll from coronavirus-related illness is now 150. No deaths have been reported from Schuylkill County.

The number of new cases reported in Pennsylvania on Sunday is 104 less than the number of new positives Saturday.

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The first positive case in Pennsylvania was reported on March 6.

Schuylkill County at 90 Positive Coronavirus Cases

To date, there are 11,510 total positive cases in Pennsylvania and another 66,261 negatives.

The Curve

Here’s our own interactive chart created to show the “curve” in COVID-19 coronavirus cases. Note the blue line, which is what state officials have said they’re measuring as the “curve”. The Blue line tracks New Positive cases of coronavirus while the Red tracks total to date. The yellow line marks Total Negative cases reported on the day and Green denotes the total amount of tests conducted. The Orange Line represents New Negative cases since the state started reporting them.

By County Numbers

Statewide, here are the counties with the most cumulative positive cases of COVID-19 coronavirus to date (not including Schuylkill neighbors):

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  • Philadelphia: 3,135 
  • Montgomery: 1,111 
  • Delaware: 708 
  • Northampton: 636
  • Allegheny: 605 
  • Bucks: 555 

These are the cumulative totals for counties surrounding Schuylkill County:

  • Schuylkill: 90 (+13)
  • Berks: 276 (+41)
  • Carbon 50 (+4)
  • Columbia: 22 (+2)
  • Dauphin: 118 (+19)
  • Lebanon: 106 (+19)
  • Lehigh: 877 (+73)
  • Luzerne: 741 (+93)
  • Northumberland: 14 (+5)


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