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10,200+ new cases reported this week; 64.6% of Virginians are now fully vaccinated as of November 28

RICHMOND, Va. — In an effort to provide accurate, easy-to-read information about the COVID-19 pandemic and ongoing vaccination efforts, WTVR.com will update this post weekly with statistics from the Virginia Department of Health.

COVID-19 IN VIRGINIA (Scroll down for US stats)

Positive COVID-19 cases since the start of the pandemic: 963,739 (+10,279 from last Friday)
People hospitalized since the start of the pandemic: 39.571 (-113 from last Friday)
COVID-19 related deaths since the start of the pandemic: 14,635 (+143 from last Friday)

Total number of tests: 14,625,278 (+200,739 from last Friday)
All Health Districts Current 7-Day Positivity Rate Total: 6.4% (versus 6.2% last Friday)

People who have been vaccinated with at least one dose: 6,323,656 (+57,381 from last Sunday)
% of population on at least one dose: 74.1% (Up to 73.4% last Sunday)
% of population 18+ on at least one dose: 87.8% (Up to 87.0% last Sunday)
People fully vaccinated: 5,517,219 (+20,831 from last Sunday)
% of population fully vaccinated: 64.6% (up 64.4% compared to last Sunday)
% of population 18+ fully vaccinated: 76.8% (Up to 76.6% last Sunday)
People fully vaccinated with booster/third dose: 1,194,213 (+118,184 from last Sunday)

**Scroll down for a weekly comparison of COVID cases**

Click here for a full city/province breakdown of COVID-19 cases in Virginia

NOTE: This update data is provided by the Virginia Department of Health at 10 a.m. daily. Officials said their data limit was 5pm the previous day. (Case/test data is now available Monday through Friday, while vaccination data is updated seven days a week.) View the latest charts and updated figures from VDH here.

Vaccinated Children at Richmond Raceway

WTVR

These children were vaccinated at Richmond Raceway on Wednesday 19 May 2021.

VACCINATE VIRGINIA: Virginians 5 years and older are eligible for the COVID-19 vaccine. Register for the COVID-19 vaccine on the Vaccinate Virginia website or call 877-VAX-IN-VA (877-275-8343). You can also search for specific vaccines and which ones are available in your area from the Vaccine Finder website.

USE OF VACCINE FOOD

FULL COVERAGE: COVID-19 headlines (App users, click here for a full list.)

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    09:55, 26 Nov. 2021

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    FDA: Merck’s COVID treatment works, safety review underway

    Scripps National

    09:21, 26 Nov. 2021

  • Coronavirus

    New variant of COVID-19 worries health experts

    The Associated Press & Scripps National

    November 26, 2021 at 8:05 AM

  • Coronavirus

    New COVID-19 variant appears in southern Africa

    The Associated Press

    07:55, 26 Nov. 2021

  • National news

    Canada fully approves Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine

    Scripps National

    17:56, 24 Nov. 2021

  • Coronavirus

    US to require vaccines for all border crossingers in January

    The Associated Press & Scripps National

    09:54, 24 Nov. 2021

  • National news

    Woman uses her story to help others fight COVID-19

    TMJ4 Staff

    22:38, 22 Nov. 2021

  • Coronavirus

    Health minister tells Germans: get vaccinated or get COVID

    The Associated Press & Scripps National

    19:32, 22 Nov. 2021

  • National news

    US sees increase in COVID-19 infections for the holidays

    Scripps National

    22 Nov. 2021: 16:16

  • Coronavirus

    Official: Over 90% of Fed Workers Got Shots on Deadline

    The Associated Press & Scripps National

    09:19, 22 Nov. 2021

  • Coronavirus

    Virginia Hospital Hosts Superhero-Themed Covid-19 Vaccine Clinic

    WTVR CBS 6 Webstaff

    12:15 p.m., Nov. 22 2021

  • Coronavirus

    Nearly 850 additional COVID-19 patients discharged last week

    WTVR CBS 6 Webstaff

    10:36 a.m., Nov. 21 2021

  • Local news

    Va. mother warns of post-Covid condition after daughter is hospitalized

    Shannon Lilly

    23:08, 19 Nov. 2021

  • National news

    As it goes back into lockdown, Austria plans to mandate the COVID-19 vaccine

    Scripps National

    19:16, 19 Nov. 2021

  • Coronavirus

    CDC extends vaxboosters to all adults

    Scripps National

    3:27 p.m., Nov. 19 2021

Tracking COVID IN VIRGINIA: WEEK-BY WEEK COMPARISON

Week of November 20-26
Positive COVID-19 cases: +10,279
People admitted to hospital: -113
COVID-19 related deaths: +143

Week of November 13-19
Positive COVID-19 cases: +10.623
People admitted to hospital: +277
COVID-19 related deaths: +171

Week of November 6-12
Positive COVID-19 cases: +9.295
People admitted to hospital: +310
COVID-19 related deaths: +196

Week of Oct. 30 – Nov. 5
Positive COVID-19 cases: +8.771
People admitted to hospital: +380
COVID-19 related deaths: +218

Week of 23-29 Oct.
Positive COVID-19 cases: +10.016
People admitted to hospital: +448
COVID-19 related deaths: +239

Week of October 16-22
Positive COVID-19 cases: +11.817
People admitted to hospital: +502
COVID-19 related deaths: +277

Week of October 9-15
Positive COVID-19 cases: +14.779
People admitted to hospital: +503
COVID-19 related deaths: +316

Week of Oct 4-8
Positive COVID-19 cases: +18.831
People admitted to hospital: +553
COVID-19 related deaths: +269

Week of Sept 27. – Oct. 1
Positive COVID-19 cases: +19,463
People admitted to hospital: +579
COVID-19 related deaths: +295

Week of Sept 20-24.
Positive COVID-19 cases: +22,668
People admitted to hospital: +718
COVID-19 related deaths: +269

Week of September 13-17
Positive COVID-19 cases: +25.370
People admitted to hospital: +718
COVID-19 related deaths: +233

Week of Sept 6-10.
Positive COVID-19 cases: +23.660
People admitted to hospital: +670
COVID-19 related deaths: +137

Week of Aug 30 – Sept 3

Positive COVID-19 cases: +23.515
People admitted to hospital: +682
COVID-19 related deaths: +130

Week of Aug 23-27

Positive COVID-19 cases: +20,573
People admitted to hospital: +674
COVID-19 related deaths: +122

Week of 16-20 Aug.

Positive COVID-19 cases: +16.253
People admitted to hospital: +577
COVID-19 related deaths: +48

Week of 9-13 Aug.

Positive COVID-19 case: +13,162
People admitted to hospital: +465
Deaths related to COVID-19: +41

Week of 2-6 Aug

Positive COVID-19 cases: +10.280
People admitted to hospital: +292
COVID-19 related deaths: +26

Week of July 26-30

Positive COVID-19 Casesc: +6,084
People admitted to hospital: +269
COVID-19 related deaths: +32

Week of July 19-23

Positive COVID-19 cases: +3.801
People admitted to hospital: +131
COVID-19 related deaths: +23

Week of July 12-16

Positive COVID-19 cases: +1.826
People admitted to hospital: +145
COVID-19 related deaths: +27

Week of July 5-9

Positive COVID-19 cases: +1.601
Hospitalized people: +158
COVID-19 related deaths: +23

Week of June 28 – July 2

Positive COVID-19 cases: +1,243
People admitted to hospital: +268
COVID-19 related deaths: +30

Week of June 21-25

Positive COVID-19 cases: +1.180
People admitted to hospital: +48
COVID-19 related deaths: +46

Week of June 14-18

Positive COVID-19 cases: +905
People admitted to hospital: +148
Deaths related to COVID-19: +44

Week of June 7-11

Positive COVID-19 cases: +1.003
People admitted to hospital : +211
COVID-19 related deaths: +71