Editor’s Note: This is a map of the active coronavirus cases in each county across Wyoming. The number of active cases is determined by subtracting the total number of recoveries seen since the illness first reached Wyoming in mid-March from the total number of confirmed and probable cases diagnosed during the same time period and taking into account deaths related to the disease.
New confirmed coronavirus cases in Wyoming totaled 138 on Sunday, bringing the number of active cases in the state to 1,680.
The Wyoming Department of Health, in its daily coronavirus update, said 138 new confirmed cases and 18 probable cases were reported Sunday, along with 70 new recoveries from the illness.
The numbers brought the total of active cases in the state to 1,680, an increase of 86 from Saturday.
Albany County had 286 active cases Sunday; Laramie had 239; Natrona had 183; Fremont had 168; Sheridan had 130; Campbell had 115; Lincoln had 89; Park had 86; Teton had 61; Big Horn and Converse had 46; Sweetwater had 42; Goshen had 41; Carbon had 32; Uinta had 22; Crook, Platte and Weston had 18; Johnson had 14; Sublette had 12; Washakie had 10, and Hot Springs had four.
Active cases are determined by adding the total confirmed and probable coronavirus cases diagnosed since the illness first surfaced in Wyoming on March 12, subtracting the number of recoveries during the same period among patients with both confirmed and probable cases and taking into account the number of deaths attributed to the illness.
Seventeen counties reported the 138 new confirmed cases Sunday, with Albany County recording the highest number of new cases at 30.
The increase brought the total number of confirmed cases seen since the illness was first detected in Wyoming in mid-March to 6,476.
The number of probable cases, meanwhile, increased by 18 on Sunday to total 1,135 since the pandemic began.
The number of people to recover from coronavirus since mid-March stood at 5,877 on Sunday, an increase of 70 from Saturday.