For the second week, it does not appear the the Maryville, TN (Blount County) government has updated their Covide-19 website since the last report on 1/3/2022.

According to the TN County Data Snapshot,

As of 1/22/2022 :
345 Blount County residents have died from the coronavirus. That is 7 deaths in 7 days.

As of January 22, 2022, Blount County, TN, has reported
33,274 cases of the coronavirus.

As of 1/27/2022 (from Blount Memorial Hospital Facebook page):
There are 54 Blount County COVID-19 patients currently hospitalized (up from 47 5 days ago), 7 in ICU (up from 5 five days ago). The majority of Covid-19 hospitalizations are the unvaccinated.

Vaccinations reported, last updated 1/19/2022:

% with 2 doses - 49.56% (up from 49.40% on 1/19/2022, up from 48.85% on 1/3/2022, up from 48.52% on 12/20/2021, up from 47.27% on 11/18/2021, up from 46.79% on 10/20/2021, up from 43.75%, up from 41.98% on 8/27/2021, up from 40.53% on 8/11/2021, up from 40.07% on 8/2/2021, up from 39.17% on 7/14/2021).

% with at least 1 dose - 54.22% (up from 54.08% on 1/19/2022, up from 53.45% on 1/3/2022, up from 53.03% on 12/20/2021, up from 51.78% on 11/18/2021, up from 50.84% on 10/20/2021, up from 49.59%, up from 47.22% 8/27/2021, up from 44.93% on 8/11/2021, up from 43.92% on 8/2/2021, up from 42.36% on 7/14/2021).

*** 7-day average Positivity rate is 53.9% as of 1/22/2022. *** (TN County Data Snapshot).
A 19% increase over the rate of 45.4% from 1/15/2022, a 60% increase over the rate of 27.5% from 1/3/2022, which was already an increase over the 11.5% from 12/20/2021. Six times the rate of 7.2% as of 7/13/2021.
Positivity rate preferred to be below 3%.

Sheesh, come on people. Get vaccinated. You may not be having a problem or if you do you may not have it bad or maybe you don't even care if you have to get monoclonal antibodies or get admitted to the hospital. There are a lot of us out there who want to not have to go through all of that. Maybe your are okay with something that treats intestinal worms that you heard about on the internets (social media). But, come on. Don't you understand that if everyone that is eligible gets vaccinated we can eradicate COVID-19?

Be careful out there.
Get vaccinated!
Wear a mask!



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As of 12/27/2020:
Ninety-four Blount County residents have died from the coronavirus.

As of 05/14/2021:
One hundred Ninety-six Blount County residents have died from the coronavirus.

As of 07/12/2021:
200 Blount County residents have died from the coronavirus.

As of 08/2/2021:
203 Blount County residents have died from the coronavirus.

As of 08/11/2021:
207 Blount County residents have died from the coronavirus.

As of 08/27/2021:
212 Blount County residents have died from the coronavirus.

As of 09/22/2021:
235 Blount County residents have died from the coronavirus.

As of 10/20/2021:
265 Blount County residents have died from the coronavirus.

As of 11/22/2021:
272 Blount County residents have died from the coronavirus.

As of 12/20/2021:
285 Blount County residents have died from the coronavirus.

As of 12/29/2021:
325 Blount County residents have died from the coronavirus.

As of 1/15/2022:
338 Blount County residents have died from the coronavirus.

As of 1/22/2022:
345 Blount County residents have died from the coronavirus.

As of 1/29/2022 : 357 Blount

As of 1/29/2022 :
357 Blount County residents have died from the coronavirus. That is 12 deaths in 7 days, up from 7 last week.

As of 2/4/2022 (from Blount Memorial Hospital Facebook page):
There are 57 54 Blount County COVID-19 patients currently hospitalized (up from 54 13 days ago), 6 in ICU (down from 7 five days ago). The majority of Covid-19 hospitalizations are the unvaccinated.

As of 2/5/2022, the State of

As of 2/5/2022, the State of TN reports :
367 Blount County residents have died from the coronavirus. That is 22 deaths in 14 days, more than the previous report of 7 deaths in 7 days.

37,570 cases of the coronavirus. 4,296 cases in 14 days. 306 cases a day.

Vaccinations reported in the past 17 days, updated 2/9/2022:

0.24% of Blount County residents got their first dose - 54.46%
0.25% of Blount County residents got their second dose - 49.81%
21.54% of Blount County residents have received the booster dose.

As of 2/9/2022 (from Blount Memorial Hospital Facebook page):
There are 49 Blount County COVID-19 patients currently hospitalized, 6 in ICU. The majority of Covid-19 hospitalizations are the unvaccinated.

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