Lee County Jan. 24 COVID update

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LEE COUNTY — The Lee County Health Department announces 476 new positive cases between Jan 18-24, 2022. 

Here are the ages that were reported: 71 12 and under, 75 in his or her teens, 85 in his or her 20s, 73 in his or her 30s, 60 in his or her 40s, 52 in his or her 50s, 30 in his or her 60s, 20 in his or her 70s, 9 on his or her 80s, and 1 in his or her 90s. A total of 21 residents are hospitalized. The county also reported that the number of cases in unvaccinated individuals is 393 of the 476 cases.

The Lee County Health Department’s website has a COVID-19 section, including information for people who have tested positive. See www.LCHD.com/Covid19 for more.

Vaccine

As of Jan. 31, according to IDPH 48,162 doses of COVID-19 vaccine have been administered in Lee County, and a total of 19,348 people in Lee County are fully vaccinated, which is 56.54 percent of the population. A total of 20,976 have received at least one dose of the vaccine. A total of 10,026 people have received the vaccine booster shot.

To get scheduled for the vaccine, go to www.LCHD.com and click on the COVID-19 vaccination to self-schedule.