Iowa COVID-19 Statistics

Updated Aug 2, 2021 @ 3:34pm EDT
Population  3,155,000   |   Policy  Reopening State
Cases
378,831
Total
12.01% Per Capita
Deaths
6,183
Total
0.196% Per Capita
New Cases
15,398
August 2
4.1% Growth

Yesterday there were 482 new confirmed* cases, 0 recoveries, 7 deaths. The current 7-day rolling average of 585 new cases/day declined 12.29% from 14 days ago, while the average of 20 deaths/day grew 5.3% in Iowa, at that rate...

Cases in 7 Days
381,344
Estimated
2,513 New Cases
Cases in 14 Days
382,363
Estimated
3,532 New Cases
Cases in 30 Days
383,001
Estimated
4,170 New Cases
Iowa
Mortality Rate
1.6%
Currently
W.H.O.
Mortality Rate
3.6%
Average
Deaths in 7 Days
6,325
Estimated
142 New Deaths
Deaths in 14 Days
6,471
Estimated
288 New Deaths
Deaths in 30 Days
6,818
Estimated
635 New Deaths

* The number of cases displayed reflects how many have been tested & confirmed so far. It does NOT include the potentially many undetected people who are currently infected with COVID-19, whether asymptomatic or undiagnosed.


Testing Stats

Tests Performed
1,326,802
Total as of Aug 1
42.05% Per Capita
Tests Per Day
0
7 Day Avg
0% Per Capita
Positive Test Rate
16.5%
7 Day Avg
W.H.O. target: 10% max
Another gauge of expanding infection is an increasing positive test rate relative to overall testing.
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Helpful Resources

CDC: How to Plan, Prepare, and Respond to COVID-19
EPA Approved Disinfectants for Use Against COVID-19
Dont Panic: Comprehensive COVID-19 Guide
Food Safety and COVID-19: A Comprehensive Guide

Data Sources:
John Hopkins CSSE
CDC Testing Report

References:
https://www.aha.org/statistics/fast-facts-us-hospitals
http://www.centerforhealthsecurity.org/cbn/2020/cbnreport-02272020.html
https://www.statnews.com/2020/03/10/simple-math-alarming-answers-covid-19/
https://www.cdc.gov/flu/about/burden/index.html
https://covidactnow.org/
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