Nov 17, 2020 12:05 AM

McPherson County reports 158 new cases of COVID-19

Posted Nov 17, 2020 12:05 AM

MCPHERSON -- The McPherson County Health Department today announced 158 new confirmed cases of COVID-19, bringing the county total to 1,063.

Of that total, 541 have met Kansas Department of Health and Environment recovery guidelines or have died, and six active cases are hospitalized, the health department noted.

Following is the updated case data, as supplied by the health department.

• New cases since last public release: 158

• Asymptomatic: 33

• Cases with unknown exposure: 501

• Cases 60 years old and above: 304

• Cases 50-59 years old: 149

• Cases 40-49 years old: 135

• Cases 30-39 years old: 135

• Cases 18-29 years old: 232

• Cases under 18 years old: 107

• Female cases: 561

• Male cases: 501

• Hospitalized cases (may not represent current hospitalizations): 38

• Ventilated cases (may not represent current ventilated cases): 5

• Deaths: 8