The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) maintains a county-level COVID-19 data tracker. The CDC tracker provides up-to-date information about COVID-19 testing, cases, hospitalizations, and deaths. The tracker contains data for all U.S. counties allowing for regional comparisons.
Vaccination Status of Cases
This section displays trends relating to cases of COVID-19 in Onondaga County. Unless otherwise specified, trend graphs use laboratory receipt date to track cases over time. Laboratory receipt date refers to the date the testing result was received by the Onondaga County Health Department.
Likely Exposure Type Definitions
• Community: Exposures occurring within the community. Senior Facility and Travel cases are excluded from this category.
• Senior Facility: Residents and staff of a nursing home, assisted living facility, or senior apartment complex.
• Travel: Cases among individuals who have traveled outside of Onondaga County.
• Unknown: Cases for whom the exposure type is not known. Exposure types are updated whenever new information becomes available.
Definitions and Data Notes
Total Hospitalizations to Date: the number of hospitalizations occurring to date, and does not indicate the number of individuals who have been hospitalized. Some individuals have been re-hospitalized and count more than once.
Confirmed Deaths: Deaths among individuals with a confirmed COVID-19 infection for whom COVID-19 was identified as a cause of death.
Presumed Deaths: Deaths among individuals who were never tested for COVID-19, but presumed to have COVID-19 as a cause of death.
DATA SOURCE: All data presented above are from the Onondaga County Health Department. Please note data are provisional and represent data available at the time of report.