Flu and Coronavirus Tracking December 18, 2020
December 18, 2020
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 16,987,911 reported cases and 309,880 reported deaths associated with COVID-19.
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 21,088 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 6, 2020 to December 12, 2020
Influenza Activity: Overall, No Change
Influenza Like Illness Activity Level: Minimal
Hospitalizations in SC: 53 this season, 6 in the past week
Flu-Associated Deaths in SC: 4 this season, 2 this week
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