Los Angeles County public health officials reported 2,024 new cases of the coronavirus, bringing the total number of cases to 1,427,817 as of Friday, Sept. 10. The total number of cases represents 14.2% of Los Angeles County’s population.
Officials reported 50 new deaths linked to the coronavirus, for a total of 25,611 deaths since tracking began. The total number of deaths represents 0.25% of Los Angeles County’s population.
Hospitalizations continue to decline. There were 47 fewer hospitalizations reported since Friday, bringing the offical count to 1,321. That’s a 26% decrease from the Aug. 19 high of 1,790.
According to the California Department of Public Health’s vaccines dashboard, 66% of Los Angeles County is fully vaccinated and more than 12,278,376 vaccine doses have been administered as of Sept. 10.
Data posted each day is preliminary and subject to change, officials emphasize. More information may become available as individual case investigations are completed.