COVID-19 positivity rate, hospitalizations increase in Shelby County

By , Daily Memphian Updated: November 07, 2020 1:42 PM CT | Published: November 07, 2020 1:28 PM CT

From Oct. 24 to Saturday, Nov. 7, the Shelby County Health Department reported an average of 225 new coronavirus cases and 2,840 test results a day with a 7.9% positivity rate.


coronavirus Shelby County Health Department hospital capacity Alisa Haushalter
Omer Yusuf

Omer Yusuf

Omer Yusuf covers Bartlett and North Memphis neighborhoods for The Daily Memphian. He also analyzes COVID-19 data each week. Omer is a former Jackson Sun reporter and University of Memphis graduate.


Want to comment on our stories? Or read the comments of others? Join the conversation by subscribing now. Only subscribers can view or add comments. Our commenting policy can be viewed here