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Y-K Delta COVID-19 Case Count


As of January 20, the Yukon Kuskokwim Health Corporation has announced: 

  • 11,253 total cases in the Y-K Delta
  • 122 new cases were reported on January 20

YKHC announced the following statuses for the COVID-19 cases:

  • 777 active
  • 47 deceased

The individuals are residents of these locations:

  • 8,630 Y-K Delta Village residents
  • 2,559 Bethel residents
  • 64 non-YK Delta residents

YKHC stated whether individuals were in the Y-K Delta while they were infectious:

  • 11,090 Y-K Delta residents were in-region while infectious
  • 64 non-residents were in-region while infectious

YKHC has announced the following hospitalizations for COVID-19:

  • 132 people have been hospitalized in-region at YKDRH
  • 37 people have been medecvac'd to an out-of-region hospital

As of January 14, YKHC reports that 17,454
unique individuals have completed a COVID-19 vaccine series (two doses of Pizer or Moderna, one dose of JJ&J).

In alphabetical order, by community, these are the total population vaccination rates for the Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta:

Everyone in the Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta aged five or older is eligible to receive a COVID-19 vaccine. To apply to receive your vaccine, visit the COVID-19 Vaccine Information page from the Yukon-Kuskokwim Health Corporation.

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