HARRISBURG – The Pennsylvania Department of Health today confirmed that as of 12 a.m., Nov. 30, there was a two-day total of 9,797 additional positive cases of COVID-19, bringing the state-wide total to 361,464.
According to the department, Clearfield County has had 1,693 total cases since March and 12 deaths while 12,381 patients have tested negative for the virus. Of those cases, 1,352 are confirmed and 341 are probable.
There are 4,405 individuals hospitalized with COVID-19 in Pennsylvania, state health officials say, and of that number, 918 patients are in the intensive care unit.
Most of the patients hospitalized are ages 65 or older, and most of the deaths have occurred in patients 65 or older. More data is available here.
The trend in the 14-day moving average of number of hospitalized patients per day has reportedly increased by nearly 3,000 since the end of September.
The number of tests administered within the last seven days, between Nov. 23 and Nov. 29, is 392,547 with 47,557 positive cases.
There were 47,836 test results reported to the department through 10 p.m., Nov. 28 and 33,486 test results reported to the department through 10 p.m., Nov. 29.
As of 11:59 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 28, there were 75 new deaths and as of 11:59 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 29, there were 32 new deaths reported for a total of 10,383 Pennsylvania deaths attributed to COVID-19.
County-specific information and a state-wide map are available on the COVID-19 Data Dashboard.
There are 16,951 individuals who have a positive viral antigen test and are considered probable cases and 639 individuals who have a positive serology test and either COVID-19 symptoms or a high-risk exposure.
There are 2,828,049 individuals who have tested negative state-wide to date. Of those who have tested positive, the age breakdown is as follows:
- Approximately 1 percent are ages 0-4;
- Nearly 3 percent are ages 5-12;
- Nearly 6 percent are ages 13-18;
- Approximately 12 percent are ages 19-24;
- Nearly 37 percent are ages 25-49;
- Nearly 22 percent are ages 50-64; and
- Nearly 20 percent are ages 65 or older.
In nursing and personal care homes, there are 35,367 resident cases of COVID-19, and 6,661 cases among employees, for a total of 42,028 at 1,266 distinct facilities in 64 counties.
Out of total deaths, 6,477 have occurred in residents from nursing or personal care facilities. A county breakdown can be found here.
It was also noted that approximately 14,499 of Pennsylvania’s total cases are among health care workers.
Health Secretary Dr. Rachel Levine reminds that mask-wearing is required in all businesses and whenever leaving home, and consistent mask-wearing is critical to preventing the spread of COVID-19.