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Number of new weekly coronavirus cases in Litchfield Park holding steady

Pfizer vaccines now available to those ages 12 to 15

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The Arizona Department of Health Services reported 31 new weekly coronavirus cases in Litchfield Park 85340 over the week ending Friday, May 14, up by three over the 28 new weekly cases reported last Friday.

That brings the overall tally of cases in Litchfield Park 85340 to 3,887.

READ: Last week’s number ins Litchfield Park 85340

The ZIP code includes the city of Litchfield Park and unincorporated Maricopa County. The state does not separate cases by incorporated and unincorporated areas.

The agency said more than 90% of cases were mapped to the address of the patient’s residence:

Litchfield Park 85340

Cases as of May 7: 3,856
Cases as of May 8: 3,867
Cases as of May 9: 3,869
Cases as of May 10: 3,872
Cases as of May 11: 3,875
Cases as of May 12: 3,877
Cases as of May 13: 3,877
Cases as of May 14: 3,887

To see full numbers across the state, click here.

Vaccinations

Each Wednesday, the county updates the number of residents vaccinated, and the percentage of residents vaccinated by ZIP code at maricopa.gov/5671/Public-Vaccine-Data.
As of May 12, Maricopa County health officials reported that more than 40% of all residents and 50% of residents 15 and older had received at least one dose, and 46% of doses administered completed that resident’s COVID-19 vaccine series.

On Thursday, those ages 12 to 15 became eligible for the Pfizer vaccine, which is expected to increase the demand for vaccinations. Numbers should be reflected in next week's data.

According to the website, 3,102,171 vaccine doses had been administered in Maricopa County. Of those, 1,649,750 were first dose, 1,431,898 were second dose and 20,523 were unknown.

In Litchfield Park 85340, 59.5% of the eligible population had received their first dose and 49.7% had received their second dose.

For county vaccine updates, to learn whether you’re eligible for a vaccination, see how many point of dispensing (POD) vaccination sites are open or to find an appointment, click here.

Maricopa County overview

As of May 14, the state reported the following in Maricopa County:

Countywide cases: 543,928 (540,547 last Friday); 730 new from the previous day (621 new last Friday)
Rate of cases per 100,000 people: 12,453.0 (12,375.6 last Friday)
Deaths: 9,947 (9,910 last Friday); seven new since the previous day (14 new last Friday)
Fatality rate per 100,000 people: 227.73 (226.89 last Friday)
Number of diagnostic tests conducted: 5,608,923 (5,524,382 last Friday); 11,579 new from the previous day (17,063 last Friday)
Test positivity: 10.7% (10.8% last Friday)

To view the data dashboard and statewide information on cases by age, ethnicity and gender; hospital and ventilator usage and availability; and hospital-specific COVID-19 metrics, click here.

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