Montana COVID-19 update: 382 new cases, 4 new deaths (Dec. 27)

Posted at 11:31 AM, Dec 27, 2021
and last updated 2021-12-27 13:38:43-05

There were 382 new COVID-19 cases reported in Montana on Monday, Dec. 27, 2021, with 1,775 active cases in the state, according to the Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services (DPHHS).

There were four new COVID-19 related deaths. The deaths were reported in Cascade, Dawson, and Yellowstone counties. All four deaths occurred in December. The total number of Montanans who have died due to COVID-19 is now 2,895.

The current number of hospitalizations due to COVID-19 is 112. The cumulative number of hospitalizations in Montana due to the virus is 10,366.

There have been 196,044 cumulative cases of COVID-19 in Montana. The cumulative number of recoveries is now 191,370. There were 8,932 new COVID-19 tests administered since the last DPHHS report.

About 53 percent of eligible residents are now vaccinated, with 537,104 Montanans now considered fully vaccinated. The total number of doses administered is 1,317,333.

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The information above is from the DPHHS website and is current as of Monday, Dec. 27, 2021.