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COVID-19 UPDATES: 1,638 new Idaho COVID-19 cases, 12 new deaths

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IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (KIFI) - Idaho officials reported 1,638 new COVID-19 cases and 12 new deaths in the last week. State-level case and hospital data are now being updated on the state dashboard on Wednesday excluding holidays.

That brings the total confirmed and probable cases reported since March 2020 to 507,870.

There are a total of 389,582 confirmed cases and 118,288 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 113,437 people have received one dose of a two dose series, and 467,335 people have received an additional or booster dose. 2,716,867 total doses have been administered. 966,684 people are fully vaccinated.

Southeastern Idaho Public Health has 41 new confirmed and probable case of COVID-19 in southeast Idaho. This brings the total of confirmed and probable cases to 43,335. Out of those cases, 42,522 have recovered from COVID-19. There are 566 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 179 cases in the last seven days and 502 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, Kootenai County, Bonneville County and Twin Falls County.

The average age of Idahoans with COVID-19 is 39.9 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 113,811 cases.

The state said 72 new hospitalizations have been reported bringing the total number to 18,807, and 9 new cases have been admitted to the ICU bringing the total to 3,142.

35,993 cases received any booster dose.

12 new deaths were reported bringing the total recorded deaths to 5,280.

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
  • 66 people died between the ages of 30 and 39
  • 195 people died between the ages of 40 to 49
  • 417 people who died were between the ages of 50 to 59
  • 950 people were between the ages of 60 and 69
  • 1,451 people were between the ages of 70 and 79
  • 2,175 people were 80+

94.78% of deaths with known race were White. 0.84% of deaths with known race were Asian. 0.38% of deaths with known race were Black or African American, 1.88% American Indian/Alaska Native, 0.3% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander and 1.82% were "Other race/multiple races." The race category for 14 deaths is pending.

92.35% of deaths with known race were Non-Hispanic. 7.65% of deaths with known ethnicity were Hispanic. The ethnicity for 11 deaths is pending.

COVID-19 in Idaho

Public Health DistrictCountyCasesProbableDeaths
Central District HealthAda
Elmore
Valley
Boise
127,586
7,176
2,453
808
28,572
1,597
598
448
1,101
72
17
11
South Central Public Health DistrictBlaine
Twin Falls
Jerome
Lincoln
Cassia
Gooding
Minidoka
Camas
6,203
18,468
4,347
814
4,043
2,382
3,072
130
835
9,439
2,606
453
1,419
1,416
1,623
46
32
308
68
15
55
67
68
2
Eastern Idaho Public HealthBonneville
Teton
Madison
Jefferson
Custer
Fremont
Lemhi
Clark
34,732
2,896
13,622
6,712
691
2,386
1,714
116
12,077
1,467
2,030
2,548
226
560
770
37
301
9
55
69
9
30
28
0
Southeastern Idaho Public HealthBannock
Bingham
Caribou
Power
Franklin
Bear Lake
Oneida
Butte
15,110
6,595
631
867
1,410
775
634
353
8,799
4,397
1,023
792
1,111
355
307
176
269
172
34
20
31
18
12
12
Panhandle Health DistrictKootenai
Bonner
Boundary
Benewah
Shoshone
39,209
8,168
1,755
1,819
2,551
6,983
1,891
600
861
499
647
197
69
44
79
Public Health - Idaho North Central DistrictNez Perce
Idaho
Latah
Clearwater
Lewis
8,660
2,549
6,861
1,493
926
1,655
938
711
1,105
425
159
58
54
38
30
Southwest District HealthCanyon
Gem
Payette
Owyhee
Adams
Washington
56,483
2,929
4,808
2,094
632
1,655
12,261
1,235
1,682
453
158
941
716
85
91
55
16
59
TOTAL389,582118,2885,280

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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