Coronavirus in Ohio Thursday update: 4,487 new cases, 165 hospitalizations

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COLUMBUS (WCMH) — The Ohio Department of Health has released the latest number of COVID-19 cases in the state.

As of Thursday, Nov. 4, the state reports a total of 1,560,695 (+4,487) cases, leading to 80,615 (+165) hospitalizations and 10,212 (+16) ICU admissions. A total of 6,498,006 people — or 55.59% of the state’s population — has at least started the vaccination process, an increase of 7,226 from the previous day.

The ODH reported 236 deaths Tuesday, bringing the total to 24,763. The state is updating the number only after death certificates have been processed, usually twice a week.

The 21-day case average is below 3,600.

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