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COVID-19 cases in the community April 2, 2021

by Compiled by News-Times staff | April 2, 2021 at 10:12 p.m.

Below are the number of COVID-19 cases, active cases, recoveries and deaths recorded on Friday, April 2, 2021 in Union County, Arkansas, the United States and the world. Additionally, local and state testing, hospitalization and vaccine information is provided.

The data was gathered from the Arkansas Department of Health for Union County and Arkansas, and from Johns Hopkins University for the U.S. and world.

Union County

3,941 cases (+2)

2,914 confirmed cases, 1,027 probable cases

12 active cases (+2)

11 confirmed cases, 1 probable cases

3,817 recoveries (+0)

111 deaths (+0)

31,566 tests performed

27,625 negative test results

In the Southwest hospital region of the state, where Union County sits, 16 people were hospitalized due to COVID-19 Friday, including one in an intensive care unit and one on ventilator support.

A total of 128,678 COVID vaccine doses had been administered by Friday afternoon in the Southwest hospital region. The ADH reported that 10.8% of the region’s population were partially immunized Friday and 15% were fully immunized.


330,753 cases (+144)

259,600 confirmed cases, 71,153 probable cases

1,684 active cases (-40)

1,148 confirmed cases, 536 probable cases

323,384 recoveries (+181)

5,639 deaths (+3)

3,397,522 tests performed

3,053,786 negative test results

161 hospitalized; 59 in ICUs; 26 on ventilator support

1,204,988 vaccine doses administered

442,758 Arkansans fully immunized

United States

30,595,111 cases

553,946 deaths


129,998,978 cases

73,658,953 recoveries

2,832,850 deaths


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