Dallas County COVID-19 deaths at 62; positive cases reach 7,483


Dallas County test data for Dec. 20 about 1 p.m. Source: IDPH
Perry Community School District positivity rate as of Dec. 20 about 1 p.m. Source: IDPH
Dallas County zip code-level positive cases as of Dec. 20 about 1 p.m. Source: IDPH

DES MOINES, Iowa — Data from the Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) indicate total COVID-19 deaths statewide in Iowa stood at 3,589 at about 1 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 20, an increase of 568 deaths since Dec. 10. In Dallas County, 62 deaths have been reported, up from 59 on Dec. 10.

The total for positive cases statewide stands at 267,251, a 10-day increase of 16,969 positive cases. Positive cases in Dallas County number 7,483, an increase of 524 in 10 days.

Full COVID-19 case information can be found on the IDPH website, including county-level statistics. The Dallas County Department of Public Health also releases zip-code-level data on SARS-CoV-2 cases in Dallas County.

A status report of monitoring and testing of COVID19 in Iowa is provided on the IDPH website. In addition, a public hotline has been established for Iowans with questions about COVID-19. The line is available 24/7 by calling 2-1-1 or 1-800-244-7431.


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