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COVID-19 cases in the community Nov. 17, 2021

November 18, 2021 at 12:00 a.m.

Below are the number of COVID-19 cases, active cases, and deaths recorded on Wednesday, Nov. 17, 2021 in Union County, Arkansas, the United States and the world. Additionally, local and state testing, recovery, 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

5,878 cases (+9)

40 active cases (+2)

5,695 recoveries (+7)

141 deaths (+0)

47,427 tests performed

41,549 negative test results

30,577 vaccine doses administered (+201)

37.7% county population fully immunized

In the Southwest hospital region of the state, where Union County sits, 22 people were hospitalized due to COVID-19 Wednesday including nine in intensive care units and one on ventilator support.

Arkansas

521,553 cases (+828)

100,879 pediatric cases (+294)

5,444 active cases (+329)

1,594 active pediatric cases (+157)

507,363 recoveries (+494)

8,595 deaths (+3)

5,398,016 tests performed

4,852,294 negative test results

300 hospitalized; 129 in ICUs; 68 on ventilator support

3,303,435 vaccine doses administered (+12,116)

1,425,137 Arkansans fully immunized (+1,959)

United States

47,396,398 cases

767,215 deaths

World

254,879,490 cases

5,122,198 deaths

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One year ago: COVID in Union County and Arkansas

Union County

Cases: 1,358

Active cases: 81

Deaths: 55

Arkansas

Cases: 135,902

Active cases: 16,576

Deaths: 2,245

Hospitalizations: 902

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