On Jan. 7, we confirmed 302 new COVID-19 cases and 1 new death:
- A man in his 60s from Spanaway. He had underlying health conditions.
Because of the holidays, we may see more daily case count fluctuations. So, the 14-day average offers the most accurate look at current COVID-19 disease burden in Pierce County.
We reported 3,478 cases in the last 14 days. Our average cases per day over the last 14 days is 248.4. Our totals are 27,628 cases and 322 deaths. Our 14-day case rate per 100,000 is 385.6.
With the 6-day data lag, our case rate is at 406 per 100,000. The data lag helps to ensure accuracy of our metrics.