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Covid-19 Cases Surpass 29,000 on Navajo Nation; Death Toll at 2,086

 

February 11, 2021



WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. — On Wednesday, the Navajo Department of Health, in coordination with the Navajo Epidemiology Center and the Navajo Area Indian Health Service, reported 38 new Covid-19 positive cases for the Navajo Nation and 11 more deaths. The total number of deaths is now 1,086 as of Wednesday. Reports indicate that 15,639 individuals have recovered from Covid-19, and 237,843 Covid-19 tests have been administered. The total number of positive Covid-19 cases is now 29,041, including nine delayed reported cases.

Navajo Nation Covid-19 positive cases by Service Unit:

Chinle Service Unit: 5,354

Crownpoint Service Unit: 2,812

Ft. Defiance Service Unit: 3,398

Gallup Service Unit: 4,581

Kayenta Service Unit: 2,583

Shiprock Service Unit: 4,944

Tuba City Service Unit: 3,500

Winslow Service Unit: 1,851

* 18 residences with Covid-19 positive cases are not specific enough to place them accurately in a Service Unit.

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