40 new COVID-19 cases registered in Clark County, one new death


Clark County Public Health reported 40 new COVID-19 cases and one new death on Friday.

According to public health the fatal person was a person in the 60s. It is not known whether he has underlying conditions. His death brings the county’s total deaths to 53. The final death was reported on Tuesday.

To date, males have accounted for approximately 64 percent of all recorded COVID-19 fatalities; According to data maintained by Public Health, women account for about 36 percent.

The data showed about 80 percent or older of all COVID-19 deaths, followed by people in their 70s (about 19 percent), people in their 60s (about 19 percent), people in their 30s (about 8 percent). Shown. ), People in their 40s (about 2 percent) and people in their 50s (about 2 percent).

According to public health data, no fatal incidents have been reported for people under 30 years of age.

According to Public Health, the new cases reveal a total of 2,893 cases in the county.

In the seven days ended on Friday, 178 new COVID-19 cases were reported, close to 181 a week earlier and over 149 cases reported on 28 August.

Clark County has 18 people hospitalized with COVID-19 and 10 people awaiting test results.

The total number of active cases – those who have tested positive and are currently in their period of isolation – is stable Friday at 120.