Confirmed COVID-19 cases increased since last Thursday by 2,632 to 275,470, the Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) reported.
Eight more Iowans died of COVID-19, the state said Monday, with total number of deaths at 3,745 people as of 10 a.m.
Testing and reporting data has slowed down around the holidays and will return to more typical patterns in January.
Locally, Jackson County added eight cases since Thursday for a total of 1,752 confirmed COVID-19 cases, according to Jackson County health officials.
The 14-day average of positive cases among people tested by county in Jackson County was 10% on Monday.
Jackson County has 29 reported deaths from COVID-19, the same as a week ago.
The positive cases in the last 14 days are in the following age groups: 18% are in the 0 to 17 age group, 12% are in the 18 to 29 age group, 6% are in the 30-39 age group, 9% are in the 40 to 49 age group, 21% are in the 50-59 age group, 18% are in the 60-69 age group, 12% are in the 70 to 79 age group and 6% are in the 80 and older age group.
In the county, 1,522 people are recovered, according to local health officials. At least 229,625 people are recovered in the state, the IDPH said. Cases are considered recovered 28 days after a person was identified as positive by symptoms or test unless that person is deceased.
Clinton and Jackson counties are both part of Region 5 of the state’s six Regional Medical Coordination Centers. As of Monday, Region 5 had 111 people hospitalized with COVID-19, down 10 people from a week earlier, with 11 of those admitted in the last 24 hours, 37 in intensive care units, and 15 people on ventilators. Region 5, which covers the southeast portion of the state, had 675 inpatient beds, 75 ICU beds and 207 ventilators available.
Also on Monday, the state reported 586 people were hospitalized, down 58 people from a week ago, with 82 of those admitted in the last 24 hours. One-hundred-eleven people were in intensive care units, with 60 people on ventilators.
Visit coronavirus.iowa.gov/ for more information. The website allows users to get further detail by county, such as age groups and other demographics of cases.