The Camden County Department of Health is announcing 282 new positive cases of COVID-19 which occurred between Tuesday, November 2, and Friday, November 5, bringing the aggregate number of confirmed positive cases in Camden County to 60,194 and 1,323 total fatalities.
Of the 282 new cases, 48 are among patients under 18 years old. The average age of the newly infected has ranged between 37 and 43 years old.
This week’s cases involve residents living in the following municipalities:
To see an individual breakdown of cases per day, visit camdencounty.com/news.
“The approval to administer the Pfizer vaccine to kids may be one of the most important developments in our continuing fight against this insidious disease and will get us one step closer to a post-pandemic world,” said Commissioner Director Louis Cappelli, Jr. “Please make an appointment at the Camden County Health Hub by visiting www.CamdenCountyVaccine.com.”
To date, 391,471 Camden County residents have received at least one dose of the COVID-19 vaccine, while 316,176 are fully vaccinated and 53,030 have received a third dose. More information regarding vaccination rates throughout the county and available on the state’s COVID-19 dashboard at covid19.nj.gov.
The county Health Department is continuing to closely track new cases of COVID-19 and information regarding the prevalence of the Delta variant. New cases are often reassigned to other municipalities over the course of an investigation.
More information regarding Camden County’s preparations and response related to the COVID-19 pandemic is available by visiting camdencounty.com. Residents should frequently check the county webpage and social media for up-to-date information.