As of January 8th, Montgomery County reports that 10,973 have received the first dose of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine. This is up from the 7,699 that was reported on January 3rd. Of the 10,973, 251 have received the second dose.
Since our last report on January 5th (data through January 4th), Montgomery County reports that there have been 1,823 new cases of Coronavirus in the county (see daily numbers in graph below). This brings the total number of cases countywide since the start of the pandemic to 36,277.
The number of cases from the most recent 14 days has decreased by 497 versus the previous 14 days. Cases from the most recent seven days have increased by 308 versus the previous seven days.
As of January 4th, there were 445 patients in Montgomery County hospitals due to Coronavirus. As of January 8th that has dropped to 385. There are currently 39 patients requiring a ventilator (down from 50 on January 4th).
There have been 36 deaths due to Coronavirus reported between January 5th and January 8th. This brings the total number of deaths countywide since the start of the pandemic is 1,060.
The 14-day PCR positivity rate is 11.1% as of January 7th. This is up from 10.55% as of December 26th. Having this number at 5% or under is considered suppression of the virus.
|DATE||Daily Positive Test Results|
|14 DAY AVERAGE||354.4285714|
|14 DAY TOTAL||4962|
Locally, here are the current numbers:
- Conshohocken is at 313 cases, which is 18 more than since January 4th. There have been two deaths
- West Conshohocken is at 43 cases, which is one more than since January 4th. There have been no deaths
- Plymouth Township is at 762 cases, which is 36 more than since January 4th. There have been 13 deaths, which is one more than since January 4th
- Whitemarsh Township is at 763 cases, which is 50 more than since January 4th. There have been 24 deaths
You can view all of the latest data here.