Data Summary

Monthly Report: COVID-19 Trends in Yakima County- September 7, 2022

-Note: This report will now be updated monthly. The next report will be available on October 4th.  Click here to review COVID-19 breakthrough data from January to December 2021.

Reporte Mensual: Tendencias de COVID-19 en el Condado de Yakima- 7 de septiembre del 2022
-Nota: Ese reporte se actualizará cada mes. El siguiente reporte estara disponible el 4 de octubre.

Haga clic aquí para revisar los datos de COVID-19 en personas completamente vacunadas de enero a diciembre del 2021

COVID-19 Data Dashboard
COVID-19 Data Dashboards are based on DOH data.

DATA NOTE: Currently, local numbers are not matching numbers reported by the Washington State Department of Health (DOH). All Dashboards are populated with information from the DOH and as such will not be completely aligned with local numbers. YHD is working on identifying the discrepancy.

Screen shot Yakima County Dashboard

Yakima County COVID-19 Data Update for September 30, 2022 

DATA NOTE: COVID-19 data will be updated every Friday. 

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Yakima County COVID-19 Data - Updated September 30, 2022 at 4:19 p.m.

DATA NOTE: COVID-19 data will be updated every Friday. 

  • Local Yakima Health District (YHD) data is 24-48 hours ahead of Department of Health (DOH) data.
  • Deaths are not reported on the weekends.

Age RangeCase Count PercentageDeceased 

Current Status 
Case Count 
Currently Hospitalized6
Currently Intubated0
Deceased with Underlying Health Conditions 702
Recovered (28+ days since positive COVID-19 diagnosis AND not deceased or hospitalized) Data note: "Recovered" definition updated for accuracy as formula does not track those that are 'currently' hospitalized, but rather subtracts that days hospitalization #s

FAQ on Data

What is a COVID-19 case?

An individual who has tested positive for COVID-19 with a positive molecular COVID-19 test, including PCR.  

What is a COVID-19 hospitalization?

An individual with confirmed COVID-19 who have been identified as being hospitalized through case investigation data in WDRS or linkage with with Rapid Health Information Network (RHINO) records.  

What is a COVID-19 death?

An individual who tested positive for COVID-19 and died due to complications from COVID-19. This data is ascertained by internal YHD data.

Why does death data differ between YHD and DOH?

YHD reports anyone who tested positive for COVID-19 AND died due to complications related to COVID-19. DOH reports anyone who tested positive for COVID-19 and died. 

What does fully vaccinated mean?

Being fully vaccinated means that an individual is ≥14 days post-completion of the primary series of a COVID-19 vaccine. 

What does unvaccinated mean?

Unvaccinated means an individual has not received an approved COVID-19 vaccine, or has not completed a COVID-19 vaccine series. 

What is the definition of a breakthrough case?

breakthrough case is defined as an instance when an individual who is fully vaccinated tests positive for COVID-19 at least 14 days after they have completed their primary COVID-19 vaccine series. Partially vaccinated individuals are not counted as breakthrough cases because they are not fully vaccinated.

COVID-19 Vaccine Data