As of Tuesday morning November 24th 2020
California has tested 22,457,544 of its 40 million people for the Covid-19 virus, since March 2020. That’s 56.14% of the population.
17,542,456 people still need to be tested in California, that’s 43.85% of the state’s population.
4.94% of the people tested for Covid-19 in California have tested positive. That’s 1,110,370 people.
95.05% of the people tested for Covid-19 in California have tested negative. That’s 21,347,174 people.
California has 18,726 deaths from Covid-19, which is 1.68% of those who have tested positive. 50 new deaths in the past 24 hours
California hospitals report 5/10th’s of 1% of the people who have tested positive, are hospitalized, which is 6,254 confirmed cases of Covid-19 in the hospitals. 1,455 of those patients are in ICU.
The case rate in California is 16.5 cases of Covid-19 per 100,000 people. The Positivity rate is 5.2%.
37.7 million Californians, or 94.1% of the state’s population are living in 41 counties, currently in the most restrictive PURPLE Tier
Riverside County stats as of Tuesday morning November 24th 2020.
On Tuesday November 24th 2020, Riverside County remains in California’s most restrictive Purple Tier, for Widespread risk of Covid-19 transmission. The case rate in the County has jumped to 22.4 Covid-19 cases per 100,000 people. The Positivity rate is now at 8.9%.
Riverside County has tested 1,026,878 people for Covid-19 since March 2020, out of a population of 2.5 million. That’s 41.07% of the County’s population.
1,473,122 people still need to be tested in the county, that’s 58.92% of the county’s population.
7.79% of the people tested for Covid-19 in Riverside County have tested positive. That’s 80,011 people.
92.20% of the people tested for Covid-19 in Riverside County have tested negative. That’s 946,867 people.
Of the 80,011 people who have tested positive in Riverside County,
82.59% of them, 66,087 have fully recovered.
15.12% of them, 12,102 are at home recovering.
Together, that’s 97.71% of all the positive cases.
711 new cases between Fri Nov 20th 2020 and Mon Nov 23rd 2020.
There are 12,511 active cases in the County as of 11/24/2020.
4/10th’s of 1%, of the people who have tested positive so far in Riverside County, 409 people, remain hospitalized, and 96 of them are in Intensive Care. 34 new hospitalizations between Fri Nov 20th 2020 and Mon Nov 23rd 2020.
There are 17 major hospitals in Riverside County, and they are currently handling the load.
1.76% of the people who have tested positive so far in Riverside County, 1,413 people, have died from Covid-19. 13 new deaths between Fri Nov 20th 2020 and Mon Nov 23rd 2020.
406 of those deaths have been in the Coachella Valley, which is 28.73% of the County’s total. 366 deaths in cities, 40 deaths in unincorporated areas…11 in Mecca, 1 in Vista Santa Rosa, 3 in Bermuda Dunes, 5 in Garnet, 4 in Desert Palms, 5 in Desert Edge, 5 in Oasis, 1 in Thousand Palms, 2 in Sky Valley, 2 in Thermal, and 1 in North Shore.
Of the 1,413 people who have died from Covid-19 in Riverside County, 981 of them have been over 65; 361 have been between 45 and 64.
Coachella Valley Overall: 18,046 positive cases have been recorded in the Coachella Valley since March 8th 2020, when the testing and counting began. 86.70% of them, 15,646 people, have recovered. There are 2,400 active cases in the desert on 11/24/2020. 224 new cases from Fri Nov 20th to Mon Nov 23rd 2020.
Unincorporated Areas: 2,466 cases are in unincorporated areas of the desert since March 2020. 368 active cases of Covid-19 in unincorporated areas as of 11/24/2020.
(Mecca 555 cases, Thermal 216 cases, Oasis 413 cases, North Shore 193 cases, Bermuda Dunes 183 cases, Thousand Palms 307 cases, Vista Santa Rosa 114 cases, Garnet 272 cases, Desert Palms 69 cases, Desert Edge 87 cases, and Sky Valley 57 cases).
85.07%, or 2,098 people have recovered from Covid-19 in unincorporated areas:
Mecca 474, Thermal 194, Oasis 357, North Shore 153, Bermuda Dunes 150,
Thousand Palms 254, Vista Santa Rosa 101, Garnet 242, Desert Palms 50, Desert Edge 71, Sky Valley 52.
15,580 Covid-19 cases reported in cities in the desert, since March 2020. 2,032 active Covid-19 cases in cities in the Coachella Valley as of 11/24/2020.
86.95% of those people, 13,548 people have recovered.
2,308 cases in Cathedral City, 38 dead 2,072 people have recovered
3,226 cases in Coachella, 33 dead 2,881 people have recovered
1,386 cases in Desert Hot Springs, 30 dead, 1,187 people recovered
69 in Indian Wells, 4 dead 50 people have recovered
4,537 cases in Indio, 94 dead 3,979 people have recovered
1,067 cases in La Quinta, 19 dead 912 people have recovered
1,331 cases in Palm Desert, 61 dead 1,083 people have recovered
1,346 cases in Palm Springs, 62 dead 1,135 people have recovered
310 cases in Rancho Mirage, 25 dead 249 people have recovered
28 cases in Idyllwild/Pine Cove, 1 death; 24 people have recovered
81 cases in Cabazon, 1 dead; 65 people have recovered
In Riverside County:
There are no deaths from Covid-19 for anyone from newborn to age 17.
8 deaths among people aged 18-24.
63 deaths among people aged 25-44
361 deaths among people aged 45-64
677 deaths among people aged 65-84
304 deaths among people aged 85 and up.
835 deaths are men, 572 are women, and 0 are transgender, non-binary or intersex according to county officials.
Racial breakdown of deaths in Riverside County:
710 Latino, 509 Caucasian, 75 Black, 62 Asian, 7 Native American Indian/Native Alaskan, 11 Multiple Race, 7 Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander, 32 Unknown Race.
Riverside County has 3,559 cases in nursing homes, with 2,200 cases among patients, and 1,359 cases among staff. The overwhelming majority of nursing home cases, 957 cases, are in the City of Riverside.
In Coachella Valley nursing facilities, there have been 192 cases in Palm Desert, 175 in Palm Springs, 77 in Rancho Mirage, 58 in Indio, 53 in La Quinta,
All testing is free to the patient being tested.
Drive-thru testing is available by appointment only at the Riverside County Fairgrounds in Indio from 9 a-m to 3 p-m Tuesday through Saturday, by appt only. You can also get tested at the Cathedral City Library on Date Palm Drive. Go online to www.rivcoph.org/coronavirus/testing to make an appointment or call 800-945-6171 to make an appointment, and you no longer need to have symptoms to schedule a test.
Go online to www.lhi.care/covidtesting or call 888-634-1123 to make an appointment to get tested at the Lozano Community Center in Desert Hot Springs or at Bagdouma Park Community Center on Douma Street in Coachella
Or call 760-992-0407 to get tested at the Desert Aids Project in Palm Springs. Or go to www.desertaidsproject.org
To get a test through Borrego Health, call 833-624-1097 to make an appointment in Coachella. Or www.borregohealth.org for a complete listing of Borrego Health test sites in the desert.
Or contact www.gettested.ruhealth.org for a list of test sites in Riverside County.
To get tested at a CVS drug store in the Coachella Valley, make an appt at www.cvs.com/minuteclinic. Testing available at the following CVS Stores in the desert.
— 82-270 Highway 111, Indio
— 425 S. Sunrise Way, Palm Springs
— 84010 Avenue 50, Coachella
— 42150 A Jackson St., Indio
— 44075 Jefferson St., La Quinta
If you have any questions about Covid-19, call Eisenhower Health Covid-19 Hotline at 760-TEST-988.
It is staffed by registered nurses 24/7 to answer Covid-19 questions.
The Riverside County General Information Covid-19 line is 2-1-1.
California information www.covid19.ca.gov
Federal information www.cdc.gov
Rite Aid is doing Covid-19 testing by appointment for people 18 years of age or older, regardless of whether the person is experiencing symptoms. Results are expected in three to five days.
The Coachella Valley locations providing testing starting Thursday July 16th 2020 are:
— 12900 Palm Drive, Desert Hot Springs;
— 51101 Cesar Chavez St., Coachella;
— 47985 Monroe St., Building A, Indio;
The sites will utilize self-swab nasal tests overseen by Rite Aid pharmacists, and will operate weekdays from 10 a.m to 8 p.m., and weekends from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Patients must provide government-issued ID, and register online at www.riteaid.com to schedule an appointment.
Picture of the entrance to a hospital emergency room.
Photo by Alpha Media USA Portland OR