HARRISBURG – The Pennsylvania Department of Health today confirmed that as of 12 a.m., April 27, there was a total of 3,333 new positive cases of COVID-19, bringing the state-wide total to 1,139,390.
According to the department’s Web site, Clearfield County has had 8,093 (+40) total cases since March of 2020 and 135 deaths while 21,037 people have tested negative for the virus. Of those cases, 5,886 were confirmed and 2,207 were probable.
The department has also reported a total of 26,072 deaths attributed to COVID-19 in Pennsylvania. County-specific information and a state-wide map are available on the COVID-19 Data Dashboard.
Most patients hospitalized are ages 65 or older, and most deaths have occurred in patients 65 or older. More data is available here.
There are 4,364,133 individuals who have tested negative state-wide to date. Additionally, 88 percent of patients have recovered from the virus.
State health officials remind that mask-wearing is required in all businesses and whenever leaving home, even if fully vaccinated, and is critical to preventing the spread of COVID-19.