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Bucks County Coronavirus Summary for October 1


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This guide with interactive tables, charts and maps illustrates the current status of COVID-19 in Bucks County. These data are updated daily.

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PA Department of Health provides update on COVID-19 – 1,156 new positives bring statewide total to 160,123

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The Pennsylvania Department of Health today confirmed as of noon, October 1, that there were 1,156 additional positive cases of COVID-19, bringing the statewide total to 160,123. All 67 counties in Pennsylvania have cases of COVID-19. There are 8,160 total deaths attributed to COVID-19, an increase of 18 new deaths reported.
Allegheny is reporting an increase of 100 cases. In addition, of the 1,156 additional positive cases of COVID-19, 258 of those are additional probable cases. Of the 258, 205 are from Philadelphia, which started reporting antigen-positive probable cases on September 30. Most of these were reported throughout September, not just in recent days.
The number of tests administered within the last 7 days between September 24 and September 30 is 187,184 with 6,423 positive cases. There were 22,611 test results reported to the department through 10 p.m., September 30. These results represent the total number of tests administered.
There are 1,889,639 patients who have tested negative to date.
There are 732 cases who have a positive viral antigen test and are considered probable cases and 646 patients who have a positive serology test and either COVID-19 symptoms or a high-risk exposure.

Numbers by county

  • Bucks County: 8,929 cases and 610 deaths
  • Chester County: 6,9597 cases and 366 deaths
  • Delaware County: 12,325 cases and 881 deaths
  • Lehigh County: 5,704 cases and 353 deaths
  • Montgomery County: 12,258 cases and 878 deaths
  • Northampton County: 4,532 cases and 305 deaths
  • Philadelphia: 32,483 cases and 1,832 deaths
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