Data released by the Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH) Saturday indicates Stephens County has increased by 21 active COVDI-19 cases since Friday's report.
According to OSDH’s statistics, as of Saturday, Oct. 24, Stephens County has had a total of 696 confirmed COVID-19 cases, 520 recoveries and eight deaths, leaving a total of 168 active cases in the area.
Stats show Duncan has had 471 of those confirmed COVID-19 cases and 339 recoveries, with four deaths, which leaves 128 active cases in the city.
Comanche has had 98 confirmed COVID-19 cases, of which two have died and 82 have recovered, leaving 14 active cases.
Marlow, however, has had 102 confirmed cases of COVID-19, of which one has died and 84 have recovered, leaving 17 active cases.
Velma has reported 17 confirmed cases, of which one has died and 14 have recovered, leaving two active cases.
Loco has had six cases, of which two have recovered, leaving four active cases.
On the state level, Saturday’s data set shows a total of 115,685 confirmed COVID-19 cases, of which 98,700 have recovered and 15,740 are active. There have been 1,245 deaths, with the count increasing by 11 since Friday’s report.
Confirmed cases increased by 1,829 or 1.6% day over day while active cases increased by 608 or 4% day over day and recoveries increased by 1,210 or 1.2% day over day.
On the national level, Johns Hopkins reported as of Friday, Oct. 23, the country has had 8,491,459 confirmed COVID-19 cases, of which 223,975 have died and 3,375,427 have recovered, leaving a total of 4,892,057 active cases. Day over day, confirmed cases increased by 83,757 or 1% while recoveries increased by 22,371 or 0.7% and active cases increased by 60,443 or 1.3%.
For more information, visit https://coronavirus.health.ok.gov/.