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SITUATION UPDATE: COVID-19 08/17/2021

Tuesday, August 17, 2021
  • 2,187 is today's 7-day rolling average for the number of new cases reported.
  • Provisional Death Count (CDC/NCHS): 8,902
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COVID-19 Oklahoma Test Results
COVID Cases 516,663
New Cases 862
New Cases 7 day Average 2,187
Active Cases  19,657
Provisional Death Count (CDC/NHS)
8,902
Acute Care OSDH Licensed 
Facilities/Location**

Recent 3 day Ave. Hospitalizations
Cases (ICU)
Region 1 (NW) 32 (10)
Region 2 (NE) 128 (30)
Region 3 (SW) 139 (34)
Region 4 (EC) 72 (16)
Region 5 (SE) 58 (10)
Region 6 (Central) 81 (25)
Region 7 (Tulsa) 480 (137)
Region 8 (OKC) 278 (79)
Total  1,268* (341) 
Other Types of Facilities
Focus Facilities 49 (16)
Rehabilitation Facilities 2 (0)
Tribal Facilities 41 (12)
Other Facilities Total 92 (28)

*Includes 48 pediatric hospitalizations

**The total includes laboratory information provided to OSDH at the time of the report. Total counts may not reflect unique individuals.

The purpose of publishing aggregated statistical COVID-19 data through the OSDH Dashboard, the Executive Order Report, and the Weekly Epidemiology and Surveillance Report is to support the needs of the general public in receiving important and necessary information regarding the state of the health and safety of the citizens of Oklahoma. These resources may be used only for statistical purposes and may not be used in any way that would determine the identity of any reported cases.

Data Source: Acute Disease Service, Oklahoma State Department of Health.
*As of 2021-08-17 at 7:00 a.m.


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