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Coronavirus in Kansas: 19 more deaths, almost 30% of the state is vaccinated

Coronavirus in Kansas

WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) — Kansas deaths linked to COVID-19 continue to tick upward, but so do the number of vaccinations.

The Kansas Department of Health and Environment reports 19 more deaths linked to COVID-19 since Wednesday, bringing the state’s death toll to 4,932.

There also have been 25 new hospitalizations due to the coronavirus. The KDHE does not track recoveries.

In the past two days, out of 4,579 Kansans tested, 501 came back as positive for the coronavirus.

The KDHE releases the coronavirus and vaccine updates each Monday, Wednesday and Friday.

As of this morning, it reports 29.8% of Kansans have received at least one dose of COVID-19 vaccine.

In all, 868,292 Kansans have been vaccinated with at least one dose. That is an increase of 66,367 since Wednesday. More than half of the Kansans who have been vaccinated have already received their final dose.

CountyConfirmedWeekly Doses
Allen1,240
Anderson836
Atchison1,633
Barber3746
Barton2,61260
Bourbon1,412
Brown1,23955
Butler7,526
Chase267
Chautauqua267
Cherokee2,474
Cheyenne36230
Clark25250
Clay80018
Cloud9846
Coffey730
Comanche169
Cowley3,961
Crawford4,731
Decatur267
Dickinson1,757
Doniphan970
Douglas8,83750
Edwards264
Elk179
Ellis3,739
Ellsworth1,223
Finney5,413202
Ford5,750
Franklin2,551
Geary3,389
Gove386
Graham265
Grant94212
Gray564
Greeley104
Greenwood558
Hamilton202
Harper617
Harvey3,632
Haskell4196
Hodgeman211
Jackson1,40260
Jefferson1,719100
Jewell211
Johnson58,2532,537
Kearny568
Kingman756
Kiowa239
Labette2,738142
Lane127
Leavenworth7,224200
Lincoln26312
Linn817
Logan289
Lyon4,276
Marion1,104
Marshall1,089
McPherson3,266
Meade513
Miami2,749200
Mitchell56150
Montgomery3,456
Morris583
Morton257
Nemaha1,51233
Neosho1,803
Ness37118
Norton1,206
Osage1,241
Osborne290
Ottawa551
Pawnee1,166
Phillips713
Pottawatomie1,898
Pratt81542
Rawlins300
Reno8,511
Republic661
Rice1,076204
Riley6,037
Rooks654
Rush431
Russell857
Saline6,245
Scott596
Sedgwick56,47548
Seward3,864
Shawnee17,448600
Sheridan432
Sherman635100
Smith270
Stafford34020
Stanton184
Stevens558
Sumner2,166
Thomas1,0986
Trego406
Wabaunsee680
Wallace179
Washington533
Wichita216
Wilson1,007
Woodson217
Wyandotte20,372100
Dundy, NE184 
Furnas, NE507 
Hitchcock, NE254 
Red Willow, NE1,209 
Beaver, OK474 
Harper, OK420 
Kay, OK5,313 
Texas, OK3,514 

County coronavirus cases updated: May 7, 2021
Weekly doses updated May 3, 2021
Sources:
Kansas Department of Health and Environment

Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services
Oklahoma State Department of Health

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