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A graph showing the daily number of confirmed cases of COVID-19, as well as a curve of cumulative cases, updated to Jan. 12. The left axis shows the number of new cases per day based on the date of testing, while the right shows the cumulative number.

Clark County saw half a dozen more confirmed COVID-19 deaths reported Wednesday as the county’s total case count of the disease broke 15,000.

Clark County Public Health’s Jan. 13 update showed that six individuals with COVID-19 had died: two men in their 70s, one man older than 80, a woman in her 50s, a woman in her 70s and a woman older than 80. All had underlying health conditions.

The deaths put Clark County’s total COVID-19 deaths at 160, including 147 confirmed and 13 suspected. All deaths reported Wednesday were confirmed COVID-19 deaths.

Public Health’s Wednesday update also showed 151 new COVID-19 cases reported in Clark County, putting the county’s total at 15,117 cases since the outbreak began. There were 1,052 active cases of COVID-19 reported by Public Health Wednesday, which are cases still in the isolation period.

There were 77 patients with confirmed COVID-19 hospitalized in Clark County, Public Health reported, with an additional four under investigation, awaiting test results.

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A map from Clark County Public Health shows areas by ZIP code where confirmed cases of COVID-19 have been tested. The rates per 100,000 of population in each ZIP code are shown by progressively deeper shades of color for a greater case rate.

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A graph showing the percentages of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Clark County, broken up by age group. The left bars show the percentage of cases, while the right bars show the age group’s percentage of the total Clark County population.

 

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