COVID-19 update


As of Tuesday, March 23, Chester County has reported a total of 2,061 COVID-19 cases since the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic, with 16 active and 1,997 inactive or recovered. There have been no new COVID-related deaths in the past two weeks, the number remains 48.
More than 18 percent of the county’s population have reportedly received at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine. The county reports 5,023 people, or 18.17 percent have received vaccines locally. A total of 7.35 percent have begun the process with Series Initiation (having received at least one dose of Pfizer or Moderna) and 10.82 percent have completed the vaccine series with two doses of the Pfizer or Moderna vaccines or one dose of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine.
Statewide, COVID-19 positive cases total 803,104. Of that number, 777,820 have recovered and 11,747 have died. Tennessee reports a total of 2,276,853 vaccines have been administered, an increase of 278,942 from this time last week, with 19.26 percent of Tennesseans having received at least one dose of any manufacturer vaccine.