SALT LAKE CITY – The Utah Department of Health on Wednesday reported 133 new COVID-19 cases since the day before and three more deaths.
The health department will stop publishing daily numbers reports after Thursday, March 31, 2022 and will switch to weekly reports as cases and deaths continue to decline.
School-age children accounted for seven of the recently announced cases.
2 cases in children aged 5-10 years
2 cases in children aged 11-13
3 cases in children aged 14-17
The rolling 7-day average for positive tests is 114 per. day. The rolling 7-day average for percent positivity of “people over people” is 4%. The rolling 7-day average for percent positivity of “test over test” is 2.7%.
The Department of Health reported that there are currently 95 people hospitalized with COVID-19 in Utah.
The case statistics for the three recently announced deaths are as follows:
- Male, aged 45-64, resident of Box Elder County, hospitalized at time of death
- Male, aged 65-84, resident of Weber County, hospitalized at time of death
- Male, aged over 85, resident of Davis County, resident in long-term care facility