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COVID-19 cases in the community April 7, 2021

by Compiled by News-Times staff | April 7, 2021 at 7:30 p.m.

Below are the number of COVID-19 cases, active cases, recoveries and deaths recorded on Wednesday, April 7, 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

3,952 cases (+4)

2,920 confirmed cases, 1,032 probable cases

16 active cases (+2)

12 confirmed cases, 4 probable cases

3,823 recoveries (+1)

112 deaths (+1)

31,631 tests performed

27,679 negative test results

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

A total of 136,868 COVID vaccine doses had been administered by Wednesday afternoon in the Southwest hospital region. The ADH reported that 10.4% of the region’s population were partially immunized Wednesday and 16.6% were fully immunized.


331,505 cases (+244)

260,055 confirmed cases, 71,450 probable cases

1,649 active cases (+47)

1,098 confirmed cases, 551 probable cases

324,149 recoveries (+189)

5,660 deaths (+7)

3,420,274 tests performed

3,075,757 negative test results

150 hospitalized; 67 in ICUs; 20 on ventilator support

1,304,033 vaccine doses administered

492,473 Arkansans fully immunized

United States

30,908,418 cases

559,010 deaths


132,777,095 cases

75,413,073 recoveries

2,880,747 deaths


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