TR’s weekly report (April 11 – April 18) on Leon County COVID cases, hospitalizations, and testing positivity rates is detailed below.
TR’s April 11th weekly report can be reviewed here.
The weekly COVID report, ending April 18th, shows all indicators increased, but are still below notable benchmarks.
For example, the positivity rate increased from 3.2% last week to 4.0% this week. However, the 7-day average positivity rate has been below 5% for 54 consecutive days.
Since the middle to the end of January 2021, the charts below show the significant downward trend in the three indicators. However, during the last 2-3 weeks the indicators have been moving up.
The Leon County 7-day average (yellow-line) of reported COVID cases moved from 35 cases on April 11th to 40 cases on April 18th, a 14.3% increase.
The Leon County 7-day average (yellow-line) of reported COVID hospitalizations changed from 20 on April 11th to 24 reported on April 18th, a 20.0% increase.
The Leon County 7-day average (yellow line) COVID positivity rate changed from 3.2% on April 11th to 4.0% on April 18th, a 25.0% increase.