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COVID-19 update center
The Putnam County Health Department is working in collaboration the Ohio Department of Health (ODH) and community partners to closely monitor the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic.
Putnam County COVID-19 Update 1.20.21
This page will be updated each Wednesday after 2pm. For daily state and county level data, visit the interactive COVID-19 Ohio dashboard at coronavirus.ohio.gov.
3136 lab confirmed, 563 probable.
Total Cases per Week (Sunday-Saturday)
The chart now includes total case counts (includes both confirmed and probable cases). Data is preliminary
*Lag times in receiving death certificates causes a delay in death reporting
Number of individuals who are positive for COVID-19 and are currently under isolation. The number of active cases may not be reflected in the total case county due to data lag times.
Cases in which the onset of symptoms is greater than or equal to 21 days and are not deceased.
+7 since 1.13.21
Cases by Gender
2027 Female, 1672 Male
There are some individuals who are no longer active cases but are also not yet considered presumed recovered. Due to data lags, that exact figure is not available at this time.
Ohio's COVID-19 Travel Advisory
Those entering Ohio after travel to states reporting positive testing rates of 15% or higher for COVID-19 are advised to self-quarantine for 14 days.
Current statewide emergency levels
Most counties in Ohio are in Red Level 3 as of 12.10.20, including Putnam County. Some counties are at Purple Level 4 and on the watch list for the Purple Level. All counties in Ohio are at a case rate that is well over the CDC’s threshold for high incidence. Putnam County’s rate is at 933.2 per 100,000.
Resources for more COVID-19 Information
School COVID-19 Guidance
Pathways Crisis Hotline Information
COVID-19 Related Media Releases
Guidance Documents for Responsible Restart Ohio