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Bucks County Coronavirus Summary for September 23


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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 – 898 new positives bring statewide total to 152,544

The Pennsylvania Department of Health today confirmed as of noon, Sept. 23, that there are 898 additional positive cases of COVID-19, bringing the statewide total to 152,544. All 67 counties in Pennsylvania have cases of COVID-19. There are 8,062 total deaths attributed to COVID-19, an increase of 39 new deaths reported.
There are 1,790,412 patients who have tested negative to date.
The number of tests administered within the last 7 days between September 16 and September 22 is 181,386 with 5,432 positive cases. There were 23,750 test results reported to the department through 10 p.m., September 22. These results represent the total number of tests administered.
There are 339 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.

Numbers by county

  • Bucks County: 8,626 cases and 607 deaths
  • Chester County: 6,659 cases and 363 deaths
  • Delaware County: 11,233 cases and 753 deaths
  • Lehigh County: 5,530 cases and 352 deaths
  • Montgomery County: 12,028 cases and 878 deaths
  • Northampton County: 4,421 cases and 305 deaths
  • Philadelphia: 31,254 cases and 1,817 deaths

New Jersey cases total 200,154

The New Jersey Department of Health announced that as of Sept. 23 there are 200,580 cases of COVID-19.

There are 8,596 Mercer County residents who have tested positive for COVID-19 and 600 people have died. In Mercer County, there are 7 new cases and also 36 probable deaths from COVID-19. Hunterdon County reports 1,292 cases and 71 confirmed deaths plus 54 probable deaths from COVID-19. There are 5 new cases in Hunterdon County.

In the state, 3,397,649 have been tested.

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