Coronavirus: Number of patients in ICUs at lowest level in five months in Orange County on Sept. 14

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The Orange County Health Care Agency reported 44 new cases of the coronavirus as of Monday, Sept. 14, increasing the cumulative total to 50,974 cases.The current seven-day average for positive tests dropped from 207 cases per day on Friday, Sept. 11, to 175 cases per day Monday.
There were no new deaths reported in Orange County on Monday, keeping the death total to 1,093. The data on deaths in the county is compiled from death certificates or gathered through the course of case investigations and can take weeks to process, officials say. The most recent deaths were on Sept. 6.
Of the 1,069 deaths countywide, 413 were skilled nursing facility residents, 75 were in assisted living facilities and one was listed as homeless.
The county’s breakdown of deaths by age is as follows:

85 and older: 31% (336)
75-84: 22% (234)
65-74: 20% (221)
55-64: 13% (156)
45-54: 9% (94)
35-44: 3% (30)
25-34: 1.3% (17)
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