These numbers come from reports from the City and Borough of Juneau Emergency Operations Center and the Alaska Department of Health and Social Services, as well as updates from the Alaska Coronavirus Response Hub and City and Borough of Juneau COVID-19 Dashboard. As of Monday, the state and CBJ will provide informational updates on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, instead of on every weekday. Therefore, COVID at a Glance will appear in Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday editions of the Empire.
Local numbers for June 19-21
Alert level: 1b —Minimal
New cases: 1 resident
Test positivity rate: 1%
Active cases: 5
Cumulative cases: 1,376 resident, 167 nonresident
Current hospitalizations: 0
New deaths: 0
Cumulative deaths: 5 resident, 0 nonresident
Vaccination information: 76.9% of Juneau’s eligible population ( 66% overall) has received a first dose of COVID-19 vaccine, and 72.4% of Juneau’s eligible population (62.1% overall) have completed a full vaccination series.
State numbers for June 18-20
Alert level: Low
New cases: 86 residents 7 nonresidents
Active cases: Data no longer provided by the state.
Test positivity rate: 1.2%
Cumulative cases: 68,112 residents and 2,851 nonresidents
Current hospitalizations: 11
New deaths: 0
Cumulative deaths: 366 residents, 7 nonresidents.
Vaccination information: 54% of Alaska’s eligible population (45% overall) has received a first dose of COVID-19 vaccine, and 49% of eligible Alaskans (41% overall) have completed a full vaccination series.
— Juneau Empire