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COVID-19 Update as of May 23, 2020

Photo caption: Image by Oklahoma State Department of Health 

The Osage News is providing a weekly summary of COVID-19 data compiled by the Oklahoma State Department of Health.

According to the OSDH, Oklahoma has a total of 5,960 confirmed cases of the COVID-19 virus. This is an increase of 723 individuals in one week.

As of May 23, there are 174 individuals hospitalized and 311 individuals have died, which is an increase of 23 deaths in the past week.

The News has pulled data to reflect the situation of the virus spread within Osage County, its towns and surrounding cities frequented by Osage County residents, such as Tulsa, Ponca City and Bartlesville. 

Below is data from the latest OSDH COVID-19 Report as of May 23, 2020.

Confirmed active cases by City as of May 23, 2020
Tulsa – 120                  +42 cases in one week

Bartlesville – 6             -6 cases in one week
Ponca City – 4             -1 case in one week
Skiatook – 2                -12 cases in one week
Sperry – 2                    +1 case in one week
Hominy – 1                  +1 case in one week
Owasso – 1                  no change
Pawhuska –  1             -1 case in one week
Cleveland – 0              -2 cases in one week
Barnsdall – 0               no change
Fairfax – 0                   no change

Deaths by City as of May 23, 2020
Bartlesville – 31          +3 deaths in one week

Tulsa – 29                    +6 deaths in one week
Skiatook – 7                0 deaths in one week
Ponca City – 5             0 deaths in one week
Cleveland – 2              0 deaths in one week
Barnsdall – 2               0 deaths in one week
Owasso – 1                  0 deaths in one week
Sperry – 0
Pawhuska – 0
Hominy – 0
Fairfax – 0 

Recovered cases by City as of May 23, 2020
Tulsa – 505                  +65 recoveries in one week

Bartlesville – 217        +8 recoveries in one week
Ponca City – 42           +5 recoveries in one week
Skiatook – 49              +13 recoveries in one week
Owasso – 27               +1 recovery in one week
Cleveland – 19            +2 recoveries in one week
Pawhuska – 12            +2 recoveries in one week
Hominy – 7                  no new recoveries
Sperry – 6                    no new recoveries
Barnsdall – 3               no new recoveries

Oklahoma Total Cases by Race as of May 23, 2020
White alone – 65.20%

Unknown – 12.80%
Black or African American alone – 9.21%
American Indian or Alaska Native alone – 6.22%
Multiple Races/Other – 3.99%
Asian or Pacific Islander alone – 2.57%

Oklahoma Total Cases by Age Group
18-35               25.76%

65+                  25.07%
36-49               22.33%
50-64               22.15%
05-17               3.41%
00-04               1.29%

To view more data for the state of Oklahoma, visit: https://coronavirus.health.ok.gov/