Missoula County COVID-19 update: 8 new, 149 active cases

Missoula Health Department
Posted at 10:20 AM, Mar 22, 2022
and last updated 2022-03-22 12:21:24-04

MISSOULA - Missoula City-County Health Department (MCCHD) data shows eight new and 149 active COVID-19 cases are being reported Tuesday.

Four of the active cases are associated with the University of Montana.

There were eight new and 178 active COVID-19 cases reported by MCCHD on Monday.

A total of 27,261 coronavirus cases have been confirmed in Missoula County including 26,911 recoveries and 201 deaths.

The number of COVID-19 related hospitalizations has dropped from seven on Monday to four and includes three county residents.

Missoula County's COVID-19 test positivity rate remains at 4.54% while the seven-day case average per 100,000 people has fallen from eight to six.

The Montana COVID-19 state tracking map shows 76,344 Missoula County residents are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 representing 66% of the eligible population.

The latest Missoula County COVID-19 vaccine information can be found online or by calling 406-258-4636.