Flu and Coronavirus Tracking January 8, 2021
January 08, 2021
Coronavirus Illness (COVID-19) Tracking!
These CDC US reports includes all 50 states, District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, Guam, and US Virgin Islands. These are cases reported to the CDC since January 21, 2020.
Nationwide there have been 21,259,997 reported cases and 359,849 reported deaths associated with COVID-19 (as of 1/7/2021).
Dr. Nancy Messonnier, Director at the National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases said in a CDC telebriefing on 3-4-2020: “States are reporting results quickly and in the event of a discrepancy between CDC and state case counts, the state case counts should always be considered more up to date.”
As of this posting, in South Carolina over the last 7 days there have been 29,760 new reported cases associated with COVID-19. Click here for more information on COVID-19 in South Carolina.
South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control
The 2020-21 influenza season for South Carolina began on September 27, 2020.
Week of December 27, 2020 to January 2, 2021
Influenza Activity: Overall, Decrease
Influenza Like Illness Activity Level: No Activity
Hospitalizations in SC: 69 this season, 4 in the past week
Flu-Associated Deaths in SC: 5 this season, 1 this week
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