At St. Elizabeth Hospital in Enumclaw, a patient is taken from an ambulance through a small door marked “decontamination” on March 23. It was unclear whether the patient was suspected of being infected with COVID-19. (Photo by Ray Miller-Still/Sound Publishing)

At St. Elizabeth Hospital in Enumclaw, a patient is taken from an ambulance through a small door marked “decontamination” on March 23. It was unclear whether the patient was suspected of being infected with COVID-19. (Photo by Ray Miller-Still/Sound Publishing)

King County releases breakdown data of COVID-19 cases, deaths

Washington’s virus-related death toll surpasses 129 as of Wednesday, March 25.

For the first time, King County Public Health is now providing a breakdown of COVID-19 cases and deaths by city, gender and age in a new data dashboard.

As of March 24, King County has recorded 100 deaths and 1,359 confirmed cases. Statewide, there are at least 129 total deaths, and the total case count has surpassed 2,469.

Public Health has been tracking the virus since Jan. 21. The county provided an interactive data dashboard March 25 with in-depth breakdowns of virus cases, including by age, gender and location.

A graph showing the trend of COVID-19 cases may appear to be flat or declining, but this does not represent an actual decline, Public Health announced Wednesday.

“Because there are delays in reporting data from various laboratories, meaning case totals for any given day are commonly reported two or three days later,” the department reported. “As more data arrives, each recent day’s count will go up.”

For a more accurate representation, the deparrtment said the public should look at the total case count and its rate of increase.

King County has received 10,843 test results with 9,484 returning as negative and 1,359 coming back positive. For females, there have been 689 positive cases and 5,666 negative cases. For males, there have been 621 positive cases and 3,775 negative cases.

King County’s COVID-19 number of tests, positive cases and deaths are as follows:

Algona: 10 test results, 1 positive, 0 deaths

Auburn: 366 test results, 22 positive cases, 1 death

Bellevue: 549 test results, 72 positive cases, 1 death

Black Diamond: 19 test results, 1 positive case, 0 deaths

Bothell: 160 test results, 24 positive cases, 3 deaths

Burien: 144 test results, 11 positive cases, 1 death

Carnation: 40 test results, 2 positive cases, 0 deaths

Covington: 78 test results, 11 positive cases, 0 deaths

Clyde Hill: 10 test results, 2 positive cases, 0 deaths

Des Moines: 120 tests results, 16 positive cases, 0 deaths

Duvall: 50 test results, 4 positive cases, 0 deaths

Enumclaw: 70 test results, 3 positive cases, 0 deaths

Federal Way: 362 test results, 24 positive cases, 1 death

Issaquah: 274 test results, 70 positive cases, 7 deaths

Kent: 426 tests results, 50 positive cases, 3 deaths

Kenmore: 118 test results, 19 positive cases, 1 death

Kirkland: 585 test results, 170 positive cases, 42 deaths

Lake Forest Park: 97 test results, 6 positive cases, 0 deaths

Maple Valley: 119 test results, 11 positive cases, 0 deaths

Mercer Island: 130 test results, 21 positive cases, 1 death

Milton: 1 test result, 0 positive cases, 0 deaths

Newcastle: 44 test results, 2 positive cases, 0 deaths

Normandy Park: 18 test results, 2 positive, 0 deaths

North Bend: 87 test results, 3 positive cases, 0 deaths

Pacific: 18 test results, 1 positive case, 0 deaths

Redmond: 356 test results, 86 positive cases, 13 deaths

Renton: 487 test results, 72 positive cases, 2 deaths

SeaTac: 92 test results, 4 positive, 0 deaths

Seattle: 4,606 test results, 461 positive cases, 16 deaths

Shoreline: 455 test results, 60 positive cases, 3 deaths

Snoqualmie: 97 test results, 6 positive cases, 0 deaths

Tukwila: 75 test results, 10 positive cases, 0 deaths

Woodinville: 187 test results, 30 positive cases, 4 deaths

Yarrow Point: 6 test results, 1 positive case, 0 deaths


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