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Bucks County Coronavirus Summary for September 17


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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 -- 933 new positives bring statewide total to 147,923

The Pennsylvania Department of Health today confirmed as of noon, Sept. 17, that there are 933 additional positive cases of COVID-19, bringing the statewide total to 147,923. All 67 counties in Pennsylvania have cases of COVID-19. There are 7,913 total deaths attributed to COVID-19, an increase of 10 new deaths reported.
Allegheny is reporting an increase of 83 cases, Centre is reporting an increase of 88, Philadelphia is reporting an increase of 83 cases, and York is reporting an increase of 24 cases.
There are 1,708,131 patients who have tested negative to date.
The number of tests administered within the last 7 days between September 10 and September 16 is 176,997 with 5,700 positive cases. There were 24,529 test results reported to the department through 10 p.m., September 16. These results represent the total number of tests administered.
There are 225 cases who have a positive viral antigen test and are considered probable cases and 645 patients who have a positive serology test and either COVID-19 symptoms or a high-risk exposure.
There are 1,721,275 patients who have tested negative to date. 

Numbers by county over two days

  • Bucks County: 8,415 cases and 597 deaths
  • Chester County: 6,421 cases and 358 deaths
  • Delaware County: 11,044 cases and 747 deaths
  • Lehigh County: 5,451 cases and 345 deaths
  • Montgomery County: 11,800 cases and 869 deaths
  • Northampton County: 4,329 cases and 304 deaths
  • Philadelphia: 30,718 cases and 1,798 deaths
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