The Oregon Health Authority reported five deaths from COVID-19 and 433 cases of coronavirus on Friday.
Oregon is now recording an average of less than 400 cases per day for the first time since early April. While Oregon has halved its spring peak, the state remains stubbornly high relative to the rest of the country.
Only seven states have identified more cases per capita in the past week, according to data from the New York Times.
Vaccines: Oregon reported 30,898 newly administered doses, including 16,334 on Thursday and the remainder of the previous days.
Where new cases are by county: Baker (2), Benton (1), Clackamas (53), Clatsop (3), Columbia (8), Coos (2), Crook (2), Curry (1), Deschutes (40), Douglas (26), Gilliam (1), Harney (6), Hood River (1), Jackson (14), Jefferson (9), Joséphine (6), Klamath (14), Lane (21), Linn (21), Malheur (6) , Marion (45), Morrow (1), Multnomah (66), Polk (13), Tillamook (1), Umatilla (16), Union (3), Wasco (4), Washington (40) et Yamhill (7) .
Who is dead: Oregon’s 2,661st COVID-19 death is a 68-year-old woman from Josephine County who tested positive on May 4 and died May 26 at Asante Three Rivers Medical Center.
The 2,662nd death is a 78-year-old woman from Marion County who tested positive on May 7 and died on May 26 in Salem Hospital.
Oregon’s 2,663rd death is an 86-year-old Washington County woman who tested positive on May 11 and died May 17 at Providence St. Vincent Medical Center.
The 2,664th death is a 50-year-old man from Multnomah County who tested positive on May 11 and died on May 24 at Providence Portland Medical Center.
Oregon’s 2,665th death is a 62-year-old woman from Multnomah County who tested positive on May 9 and died May 27 at Legacy Good Samaritan Medical Center.
Each person had underlying health issues, or state officials determined if each had any underlying issues.
Hospitalizations: 260 people with confirmed cases of COVID-19 are hospitalized, four more than Thursday. That includes 59 people in intensive care, down nine from Thursday.
From the beginning : Oregon has reported 200,632 confirmed or suspected infections and 2,665 deaths, among the lowest per capita numbers in the country. To date, the state has reported 3,898,044 doses of vaccine administered, fully immunizing 1,811,098 people and partially immunizing 407,145 people.
To see more data and trends, visit https://projects.oregonlive.com/coronavirus/
–Brad Schmidt; [email protected]; 503-294-7628; @_brad_schmidt