Daily Case Information 2022





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COVID-19 CASE COUNTS IN KNOX COUNTY

Jan. 7, 2022: Knox Counth Health Department announced: "In alignment with the Tennessee Department of Health, and to be consistent with how other infectious diseases are reported, KCHD will move to weekly COVID-19 data updates beginning next week. Data will be posted weekly on Wednesdays and will encompass data from the the previous Sunday through Saturday. Please be aware that the date ranges in some of the data sets will vary while we transition to the new schedule."

Sept. 8, 2021: the Knox County Health Department resumed daily updates of COVID-19 cases in Knox County.
The City of Knoxville is posting those numbers to inform residents on the local status of the pandemic.
 
Additional local data is available at covid.knoxcountytn.gov/case-count.html.
  Statewide data available at Tennessee State Data Center (TSDC) available at core19.utk.edu.


Reporting period: JAN. 16 - 22, 2022
(next update: Feb. 2)
KCHD
84,720 confirmed cases (+6,688)
24,136 probable cases (+1,770)
93,096 inactive cases (+5,977)
14,630 active cases (+2,442)
2,391 hospitalizations (+56)
1,130 deaths (+39)*

Daily positivity rate: 43.33 percent as of Jan. 15
7-day average: 44.34 percent as of Jan. 15

*10 of these 39 deaths are from previous months, per a review announced last month from the Tennessee Department of Health. The remaining 29 deaths occurred in January 2022.

Reporting period: JAN. 9 - 15, 2022
(next update: Jan. 26)
KCHD
78,032 confirmed cases (+5,893)
22,366 probable cases (+1,782)
87,119 inactive cases (+2,240)
12,188 active cases (+5,422)
2,335 hospitalizations (+42)
1,091 deaths (+13)

Daily positivity rate: 35.68 percent as of Jan. 8
7-day average: 37.63 percent as of Jan. 8
             

REPORTING PERIOD: JANUARY 2 - 8, 2022
KCHD
72,139 confirmed cases
20,584 probable cases
84,879 inactive cases
6,766 active cases
2,293 hospitalizations
1,078 deaths (+47*)
Daily positivity rate: 34.43 percent as of Jan. 4
7-day average: 30.96 percent as of Jan. 4

*42 of the deaths reported are from previous months and are part of the state's regular data review. Five deaths are newly reported; 1 from December, 4 from January. 
             

JANUARY 7, 2022
KCHD
70,714 confirmed cases (+1,003)
20,009 probable cases (+375)
83,211 inactive cases (+225)
6,481 active cases (+1,150)
2,279 hospitalizations (+11)
1,031 deaths (+3)
Daily positivity rate: 34.43 percent as of Jan. 4
7-day average: 30.96 percent as of Jan. 4
             

JANUARY 6, 2022
KCHD
69,711 confirmed cases (+588)
19,634 probable cases (+375)
82,986 inactive cases (+243)
5,331 active cases (+700)
2,268 hospitalizations (+19)
1,028 deaths (+20*)
Daily positivity rate: 38.08 percent as of Jan. 3
7-day average: 29.24 percent as of Jan. 3

*Deaths reported occurred in previous months and are part of the state's routine data review process.

JANUARY 5, 2022
KCHD
69,123 confirmed cases (+620)
19,259 probable cases (+170)
82,743 inactive cases (+185)
4,631 active cases (+605)
2,249 hospitalizations (+12)
1,008 deaths (no change)
Daily positivity rate: 38.08 percent as of Jan. 3
7-day average: 29.24 percent as of Jan. 3

JANUARY 4, 2022
KCHD
68,503 confirmed cases (+197)
19,089 probable cases (+101)
82,558 inactive cases (+259)
4,026 active cases (+35
2,237 hospitalizations (+1)
1,008 deaths (+4)
Daily positivity rate: 24.39 percent as of Jan. 2
7-day average: 25.76 percent as of Jan. 2

JANUARY 3, 2022
KCHD
68,306 confirmed cases (+1,572)*
18,988 probable cases (+627)
82,299 inactive cases (+472)
3,991 active cases (+1,723)
2,236 hospitalizations (+19)
1,004 deaths (+4)
Daily positivity rate: 28.74 percent as of Dec. 29
7-day average: 17.72 percent as of Dec. 29

*updates reflect changes since KCHD's last report on Dec. 30

DECEMBER 30, 2021
KCHD
66,734 confirmed cases (+242)
18,361 probable cases (+160)
81,827 inactive cases (-4)
2,268 active cases (+405)
2,217 hospitalizations (+1)
1,000 deaths (+1)
Daily positivity rate: 22.18 percent as of Dec. 28
7-day average: 15.18 percent as of Dec. 28

DECEMBER 29, 2021
KCHD
66,492 confirmed cases (+267)
18,201 probable cases (+76)
81,831 inactive cases (+260)
1,863 active cases (+83)
2,216 hospitalizations (no change)
999 deaths (no change)
Daily positivity rate: 21.15 percent as of Dec. 27
7-day average: 13.66 percent as of Dec. 27

DECEMBER 28, 2021
KCHD
66,225 confirmed cases (+502)
18,125 probable cases (+244)
81,571 inactive cases (+266)
1,780 active cases (+480)
2,216 hospitalizations (+11)
999 deaths (no change)
Daily positivity rate: 10.5 percent as of Dec. 26
7-day average: 12.25 percent as of Dec. 26


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