Utah

Cases

New UT Cases

September 18
+1,117
Trend
Rising

New UT Deaths

September 18
0
Trend
Rising

Total UT Cases

Confirmed cases
61,775
Deaths
437

Tests in UT

Positive-Test Rate
14.2%

County Trends

Rising
4
Falling
1
Flat
4

Total County Cases

>10,000 1,001-10,000 101-1,000 11-100 1-10 0

By County

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More than 50% increase in 7-day average of new cases, compared with one week ago
10-50% increase in 7-day average of new cases, compared with one week ago
County Confirmed New cases yesterday Deaths
Utah 14,746 501 53
Salt Lake 27,454 393 244
Davis 4,588 52 28
Tooele 797 12 0
Wasatch 692 5 7
Summit 930 3 1
San Juan 684 1 29
Box Elder 1,697 0 3
Weber 1,396 0 14

Tracker: Vaccine & Drug Development

Researchers worldwide are scrambling to develop vaccines and treatments for the coronavirus. SmartNews is tracking progress here.

UPDATES
1 day ago
Pfizer vaccine trial bets on early win against coronavirus, documents show
2 days ago
US outlines sweeping plan to provide free COVID-19 vaccines, officials say the shot wouldn’t be broadly available until the summer of 2021
2 days ago
Study hints antibody drug may cut COVID-19 hospitalizations
9/15/2020
Pfizer says coronavirus vaccine study shows mostly mild-to-moderate side effects
9/15/2020
There may not be enough coronavirus vaccine doses to quickly supply the world, Gates Foundation says
9/15/2020
The Food and Drug Administration is weighing whether to follow British regulators in resuming AstraZeneca coronavirus vaccine trial
CNN
9/13/2020
Pfizer coronavirus vaccine could be given to Americans before end of the year, CEO says
9/12/2020
Oxford and AstraZeneca resume coronavirus vaccine trial
9/11/2020
Governments should begin prep for transporting COVID-19 vaccine, trade org urges
9/8/2020
AstraZeneca vaccine trial paused to investigate 'a potentially unexplained illness'
Utah
STATUS: REOPENED
Cases
61,775 confirmed cases, with 1,117 new cases yesterday
Masks
No statewide mask mandate
Closures
Most sectors have reopened
Fact
88% of the world’s population lives in countries where the government leaders recommend/mandate face covering. Read more »

Policy last updated: 8/6/2020

Timeline: The Road to Reopening

Tracking the latest information on preventive measures and policy changes as the U.S. combats the coronavirus and struggles with when and how to reopen its economy.

UPDATES
8/22/2020
Fans weren’t following COVID-19 protocols, so Utah high school AD paused football game
8/21/2020
Utah school students, staff defying mask mandate could face charges
7/9/2020
Gov. Gary Herbert requires masks for all in K-12 schools this fall, but does not impose statewide mandate
6/26/2020
Utah governor approves Salt Lake, Summit counties' requests to mandate masks in public
KSL

Coronavirus News

  • Sources: Johns Hopkins CSSE and The COVID Tracking Project
  • Disclaimer: This data changes rapidly, so what’s shown may be out of date. Table totals may not always represent an accurate sum.
  • †SmartNews is no longer displaying U.S. “recovered” data due to the lack of uniform reporting from state health departments.