The Connecticut Department of Public Health has updated case rates for Greater Danbury area municipalities over the last 7 days. According to the report ending July 14th, there were 75 cases in Danbury, Bethel reported 24, Brookfield had 11 and New Fairfield 10. There were 24 COVID cases in New Milford, 21 in Newtown, Redding reported 5 cases while Ridgefield had 26.
The test positivity rates for Greater Danbury area municipalities over the last 7 days were also updated:
Brookfield 5.86 percent
Redding 7.7 percent
Newtown 9.2 percent
New Milford 9.5 percent
New Fairfield 11.4 percent
Bethel 12 percent
Ridgefield 13.4 percent
Danbury 13.8 percent
The number COVID-associated deaths in Connecticut has grown by 30 since last Thursday. The state is also reporting a cumulative breakthrough rate of COVID-19 infections among the 2-point-7 million people in the state who are fully vaccinated of 9.09 percent.
The rolling 7-day average positivity rate was 10.5 percent. The number of people in Connecticut hospitals testing positive during that time increased by 29. The inpatient total is 293. About half of Connecticut children aged 5 to 9 years old have received at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine. The number of infants and toddlers, up to age 5 increased their vaccination rate nearly doubled from 2.6 to 4 percent since last week.