SAN ANGELO, Texas — Positive cases of COVID-19 decreased again in Tom Green County over the last week, according to the weekly COVID-19 report issued by the City of San Angelo on Friday.

In the latest report, released on Friday, October 7, 2022, the Tom Green County Health Department reported 144 new positive cases of COVID-19 since September 30th, when 166 positive cases were reported. Two weeks ago, on September 23rd, 202 positive cases were reported.

Positivity rates have increased to 9.7 percent from last week’s rate of 9.2 percent.

68 new hospitalizations were reported over the last week, and 5 patients are currently hospitalized due to being infected with COVID-19. There are no patients in intensive care.

The full report by the City of San Angelo is below.

DayPositive CasesHospitalizations
Saturday, October 1st1911
Sunday, October 2nd1913
Monday, October 3rd1213
Tuesday, October 4th3112
Wednesday, October 5th218
Thursday, October 6th236
Friday, October 7th195
Totals14468
Weekly COVID-19 report for October 1 – October 7, 2022. Courtesy: City of San Angelo.