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COVID-19 UPDATES: 593 new Idaho COVID-19 cases, 5 new deaths

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IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (KIFI) - Idaho officials reported 593 new COVID-19 cases and 5 new deaths Wednesday. State-level case and hospital data are now being updated on the state dashboard on Monday, Wednesday and Friday, excluding holidays.

That brings the total confirmed and probable cases reported since March 2020 to 495,500.

There are a total of 381,929 confirmed cases and 113,571 probable cases in all 44 of the 44 counties in Idaho, according to numbers released from the local health districts and the state. See the chart below.

The state said 110,018 people have received one dose of a two dose series, and 445,762 people have received an additional or booster dose. 2,541,699 total doses have been administered. 957,201 people are fully vaccinated.

Southeastern Idaho Public Health has 26 new confirmed and probable case of COVID-19 in southeast Idaho. This brings the total of confirmed and probable cases to 41,987. Out of those cases, 41,218 have recovered from COVID-19. There are 549 deaths in the health district. You can view more HERE.

SIPH covers Bannock, Bear Lake, Bingham, Butte, Caribou, Franklin, Oneida and Power.

Eastern Idaho Public Health updates its dashboard weekly each Monday. There are a total of 119 cases in the last seven days and 489 total deaths. You can view more HERE.

EIPH covers Bonneville, Clark, Custer, Fremont, Jefferson, Lemhi, Madison and Teton counties.

The hotspots so far this week are Ada County, Canyon County, Gem County, Kootenai County and Bannock County.

The average age of Idahoans with COVID-19 is 39.6 years and ranges from 1 to 100 years of age. The data excludes 54 persons with unknown age.

The age group with the most cases is 18-29 with 112,000 cases.

The state said 30 new hospitalizations have been reported bringing the total number to 18,166, and 4 new cases have been admitted to the ICU bringing the total to 3,057.

100,380 vaccine breakthrough cases have been reported.

5 new deaths were reported bringing the total recorded deaths to 5,171.

State officials say deaths by age group breaks down as follows:

  • 2 person died in the age group less than 18
  • 24 people died between the ages of 18 and 29
  • 64 people died between the ages of 30 and 39
  • 192 people died between the ages of 40 to 49
  • 412 people who died were between the ages of 50 to 59
  • 938 people were between the ages of 60 and 69
  • 1,420 people were between the ages of 70 and 79
  • 2,119 people were 80+

94.73% of deaths with known race were White. 0.83% of deaths with known race were Asian. 0.37% of deaths with known race were Black or African American, 1.9% American Indian/Alaska Native, 0.31% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander and 1.86% were "Other race/multiple races." The race category for 13 deaths is pending.

92.25% of deaths with known race were Non-Hispanic. 7.75% of deaths with known ethnicity were Hispanic. The ethnicity for 10 deaths is pending.

COVID-19 in Idaho

Public Health DistrictCountyCasesProbableDeaths
Central District HealthAda
Elmore
Valley
Boise
125,401
6,943
2,400
816
27,002
1,458
579
441
1,075
71
16
11
South Central Public Health DistrictBlaine
Twin Falls
Jerome
Lincoln
Cassia
Gooding
Minidoka
Camas
6,041
17,992
4,250
770
3,965
2,323
3,028
126
820
9,166
2,559
437
1,381
1,393
1,596
43
32
304
67
15
55
60
66
2
Eastern Idaho Public HealthBonneville
Teton
Madison
Jefferson
Custer
Fremont
Lemhi
Clark
34,694
2,854
13,405
6,509
673
2,333
1,652
115
11,599
1,445
1,956
2,433
222
543
736
36
292
9
55
66
9
30
28
0
Southeastern Idaho Public HealthBannock
Bingham
Caribou
Power
Franklin
Bear Lake
Oneida
Butte
14,548
6,357
596
842
1,389
737
611
344
8,574
4,345
1,002
768
1,097
325
289
163
262
167
33
20
30
17
11
11
Panhandle Health DistrictKootenai
Bonner
Boundary
Benewah
Shoshone
38,562
8,028
1,722
1,808
2,517
6,737
1,779
566
855
483
633
193
67
42
79
Public Health - Idaho North Central DistrictNez Perce
Idaho
Latah
Clearwater
Lewis
8,399
2,464
6,768
1,432
855
1,532
931
687
1,086
418
156
57
53
36
30
Southwest District HealthCanyon
Gem
Payette
Owyhee
Adams
Washington
55,736
2,863
4,718
2,067
616
1,646
11,676
1,175
1,590
436
152
904
709
82
89
53
16
58
TOTAL381,929113,5715,171

Below are the details released by the Idaho Division of Public Health. These numbers are updated after 5 p.m. Monday through Friday based on surveillance system records provided by health districts. Local public health districts may be announcing cases of COVID-19 that are not reflected in the state’s numbers. These numbers are preliminary and subject to change.

You can view the state's data here.

You can view the latest Coronavirus Coverage here.

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