HARRISBURG, Pa. — The Pa. Department of Health today confirmed as of 12:00 a.m., August 15, that there are 850 additional positive cases of COVID-19, bringing the statewide total to 123,800.
According to officials, the number of tests administered within the last 7 days between August 7 and August 14 is 167,267 with 6,450 positive cases.
There were 24,713 test results reported to the department through 10 p.m., August 14. These results represent the total number of tests administered.
There are 7,465 total deaths attributed to COVID-19, an increase of 20 new deaths reported.
Out of the total deaths, 5,056 have occurred in residents from nursing or personal care facilities.
There are 644 patients who have a positive serology test and either COVID-19 symptoms or a high-risk exposure, which are considered probable cases and not confirmed cases.
There are 1,319,884 patients who have tested negative to date.
Of the patients who have tested positive to date the age breakdown is as follows:
1% are ages 0-4;
1% are ages 5-12;
Nearly 4% are ages 13-18;
Nearly 10% are ages 19-24;
Nearly 38% are ages 25-49;
Nearly 23% are ages 50-64; and
Nearly 24% are ages 65 or older.
For the latest information for individuals, families, businesses and schools, visit “Responding to COVID-19” on pa.gov.