Montana COVID update (February 10, 2022)

Posted at 11:01 AM, Feb 10, 2022
and last updated 2022-02-10 13:01:41-05

HELENA — There were 1,055 new COVID cases reported in Montana on Thursday. There are currently 8,795 active cases in the state, according to the Montana Department of Public Health & Human Services (DPHHS).

The current number of hospitalizations due to COVID is now 282, down from 309 on Wednesday. The cumulative number of hospitalizations in Montana due to the virus is 11,299.

There were 10 new deaths reported on Thursday. Two deaths occurred in September 2021, three in December 2021, one in January 2022, and four in February 2022.

The total number of Montana residents who have died due to COVID is now 3,061, according to DPHHS.

Counties reporting the most cases

  • Cascade County: 139 new, 1,117 active
  • Flathead County: 112 new, 706 active
  • Gallatin County: 85 new, 624 active
  • Yellowstone County: 81 new, 1,697 active
  • Missoula County: 70 new, 1,789
  • Park County: 57 new, 151 active
  • Rosebud County: 53 new, 38 active
  • Lewis and Clark: 52 new, 176 active

There have been 255,411 cumulative cases of COVID in Montana. The cumulative number of recoveries is now 243,555. There were 6,353 COVID tests administered since Wednesday's report.

An estimated 54%of eligible residents are now vaccinated, with 552,047 Montanans now considered fully vaccinated. The total number of doses administered is 1,394,363.

If you want to get vaccinated, contact your county health department, or click here.

The information above is from the DPHHS website and is current as of Thursday, February 10, 2022. The website includes county-specific data on cases, vaccinations, deaths, and more.