Below are the number of COVID-19 cases, active cases, and deaths recorded on Sunday, Oct. 10, 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.
5,632 cases (+54)
138 active cases (+42)
5,359 recoveries (+8)
133 deaths (+4)
44,871 tests performed
39,239 negative test results
26,684 vaccine doses administered*
38.2% county population fully immunized
In the Southwest hospital region of the state, where Union County sits, 101 people were hospitalized due to COVID-19 Sunday including 43 in intensive care units and 22 on ventilator support.
502,872 cases (+467)
95,624 pediatric cases (+63)
7,596 active cases (-237)
1,937 active pediatric cases (-95)
487,028 recoveries (+415)
8,120 deaths (+289)
5,073,313 tests performed
4,547,551 negative test results
548 hospitalized; 259 in ICUs; 161 on ventilator support
2,987,389 vaccine doses administered (+3,108)
1,360,689 Arkansans fully immunized (+1,090)
*Editor's note: The News-Times reached out to an ADH spokesperson to ask why the number of vaccine doses administered locally was lower Sunday than Saturday, but did not hear back by press time.
One year ago: COVID in Union County and Arkansas
Active cases: 54
Active cases: 7,735