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Coronavirus Briefing

Weekly Coronavirus Briefing for July 6


Total cumulative COVID-19 cases in Pennsylvania at 3,018,129

Harrisburg — The Pennsylvania Department of Health confirmed that as of July 6, the statewide cumulative total cases of COVID-19 is 3,018,129.

There are 2,493,413 confirmed cases and 524,716 who have a positive viral antigen test and are considered probable cases.

The Pennsylvania death registry reported a cumulative total of 45,821 deaths attributed to COVID-19.

The department continues to urge Pennsylvanians to follow CDC guidance for wearing a mask where required by law, rules, and regulations, including health care, local business and workplace guidance. Wearing a mask is an effective way to reduce the risk of catching or spreading COVID-19.

Numbers by county as of July 6

  • Bucks County: 134,971 cases and 1,948 deaths
  • Chester County: 101,854 cases and 1,188 deaths
  • Delaware County: 121,733 cases and 1,898 deaths
  • Lehigh County: 96,391 cases and 1,274 deaths
  • Montgomery County: 170,987 cases and 2,380 deaths
  • Northampton County: 86,227 cases and 1,127 deaths
  • Philadelphia: 337,331 cases and 5,178 deaths

The Department of Health continues to provide the public with extensive and frequently updated data on both the COVID-19 dashboard and the vaccine dashboard. Both dashboards provide an interactive experience for the user to review statewide and local-level data updated daily.

The department will continue to provide data via online dashboards; however, the dashboards will be updated on a weekly basis.