Six more Iowans died of COVID-19, the state said Friday, with total number of deaths at 912 people as of 10 a.m.
Confirmed COVID-19 cases in the state were 47,728, up 587 from Thursday, the Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) reported.
Locally, Jackson County stayed at 148 confirmed COVID-19 cases, according to Jackson County health officials. Of those cases, 38% are in the 18 to 40 age group, 34% are in the 41 to 60 age group, and 12% are in the 0-17 age group. In the state, 48% of the cases are in the 18 to 40 age group, 29% are in the 41 to 60 age group, and 7% are in the 0-17 age group. Jackson County has one reported death from COVID-19.
In the county, at least 65 people are recovered. At least 36,257 people in the state are recovered, the IDPH said. Cases are considered recovered 28 days after a person was identified as positive by symptoms or test unless that person is deceased.
The IDPH also shares symptomatic vs. asymptomatic details for the state. Of the positive cases, 13% are asymptomatic, 20% are pending investigation, 63% are symptomatic, and 4% are unknown.
Clinton and Jackson counties are both part of Region 5 of the state’s six Regional Medical Coordination Centers. As of Friday, Region 5 had 54 people hospitalized with COVID-19, with eight of those admitted in the last 24 hours, 25 in intensive care units, and 10 people on ventilators. Region 5, which covers the southeast portion of the state, had 431 inpatient beds, 89 ICU beds and 188 ventilators available.
Also on Friday, the state reported 223 people were hospitalized with 33 of those admitted in the last 24 hours. Sixty-five people were in intensive care units, with 25 people on ventilators.
Visit coronavirus.iowa.gov/ for more information. The website allows users to get further detail by county, such as age groups and other demographics of cases.