The City of Dubuque is hosting a daily update on the COVID-19 pandemic.

Please do your part to limit the spread of COVID-19:

  • Continue to social distance when you are around people who are not part of your household.
  • When you cannot social distance, please wear a mask.
  • Remember to wash your hands frequently and cover your coughs and sneezes.

Wednesday, May 5, 2021


Dubuque County: 1,937 More Fully Vaccinated, 18 New Positive Individuals, and 2 Deaths Since Monday


DUBUQUE COUNTY CHANGES & TOTALS

(1 p.m. Monday to 1 p.m. today)


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VACCINATIONS OF COUNTY RESIDENTS  
https://coronavirus.iowa.gov/pages/vaccineinformation

  • Vaccinations Completed: 41,761
    (1,937 more than Monday)
  • 42.9% of Dubuque County residents fully vaccinated
  • Vaccinations Started (1st dose): 5,543
  • For current information on Dubuque County vaccination opportunities, visit www.dubuquecounty.org/sleevesup
Graph of Total County Population Fully Vaccinated

POSITIVE INDIVIDUALS

https://coronavirus.iowa.gov/pages/case-counts

  • 18 new positive individuals since Monday 
  • Total positive individuals to date = 13,314
14-Day Trendline of New COVID-19 Cases in Dubuque County

ACTIVE CASES

  • 376 active cases in Dubuque County (76 less than Monday)
Graph of Active COVID-19 Cases in Dubuque County

POSITIVITY RATE

https://coronavirus.iowa.gov/pages/case-counts
Positivity rate based on total positive tests, not individuals.

  • Past 14-day positivity average = 2.0%
  • Past 7-day positivity average = 1.7%
Graph of Dubuque County Test Positivity Rate

HOSPITALIZATIONS 

https://coronavirus.iowa.gov/pages/rmcc-data

  • Dubuque County Residents Hospitalized = 4 as of May 3. (1 less than May 2)

DEATHS   

https://coronavirus.iowa.gov/pages/outcome-analysis-deaths

  • 2 new deaths since Monday.
  • Total deaths related to COVID to date = 209
  • Underlying Cause Deaths = 193, Contributing Factor Deaths = 16

If you have questions, please call 563.556.6200.  For COVID-19 information specific to Dubuque County, visit  www.dubuquecounty.org/COVID19

For current statewide data, please visit coronavirus.iowa.gov/
Graphic for Basic COVID-19 Mitigation Measures