In one week’s time, Elk County has seen more than 110 new cases of COVID-19, according to data released by the Pennsylvania Department of Health.
From data released just after Labor Day until Monday, Elk County showed 111 new cases of COVID-19. During the same time frame, McKean County had 67 new cases, Potter County had 25 and Cameron County had 11.
As for vaccinations, as of Monday, there were 1,215 partially vaccinated and 14,365 fully vaccinated in Elk County. In McKean, there were 2,937 partially and 14,329 fully; in Potter, 721 partially and 4,705 fully; and in Cameron, 208 partially and 2,083 fully, according to the health department.
Between Saturday and Monday in the state, there were 12,406 additional positive cases of COVID-19, bringing the statewide total to 1,350,719.
Statewide percent positivity for the week of Sept. 3 – Sept. 9 stood at 9.1%.
According to the Centers for Disease Control, as of Sunday, 67% of Pennsylvanians age 18 and older are fully vaccinated.