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SNCO Community COVID-19 transmission score remains in high zone

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Published: Oct. 29, 2020 at 12:12 PM CDT
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TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) - The Shawnee County COVID-19 Community Transmission Scorecard remains in the high zone.

The Shawnee County COVID-19 Community Transmission Scorecard shows a new score of 14 for the week of Oct. 18 to Oct. 24, showing a small decrease in some areas.

According to the Scorecard, Shawnee County’s new weekly case incidence, or the number of new cases reported, has decreased from 213 to 203, which is still in the uncontrolled category. It also shows the trend in incidence has not changed.

The Scorecard shows the county’s percent positive has decreased from 6.3% to 5.4%, which is still in the moderate category.

According to the Scorecard, there has been an increase in cases with no known source of infection from 52% to 60%. It also shows that hospital occupancy has risen from 80.3% to 83.3%.

The Scorecard shows that the overall score has decreased from its previous 16 to 14, which is still in the high category.

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