COVID-19 is still rising in Colorado; here are the counties with the highest rates

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DENVER (KDVR) — COVID-19 continues to rise in Colorado over the last 7-day days.

As of Monday, the state’s 7-day positivity rate was 6.37%, which is up from 6.06%. The highest positivity rate in the state over the past seven days is Jackson County with 41.7% positivity.

From Sept. 13-20, 34 counties saw a rise in COVID-19 positivity, 25 saw a decline in COVID-19 positivity, two counties had no movement and three counties administered fewer than 10 tests in the past week.

According to the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment, the incidence rates have also risen over the last seven days.

CDPHE data 9/20/2021

Here’s a look at positivity rates for every county over the last seven days:

1-week positivity rate:

  • Adams: 7.2% (up from previous week)
  • Alamosa: 4.9% (down from previous week)
  • Arapahoe: 5.8% (up from previous week)
  • Archuleta: 5.7% (down from previous week)
  • Baca: 3.6% (down from previous week)
  • Bent: 2.6% (same)
  • Boulder: 3.7% (down from previous week)
  • Broomfield: 6.5% (up from previous week)
  • Chaffee: 2.1% (down from previous week)
  • Cheyenne: 11.5% (up from previous week)
  • Clear Creek: 8.7% (down from previous week)
  • Conejos: 3.4% (down from previous week)
  • Costilla: 7.6% (down from previous week)
  • Crowley: 10.6% (up from previous week)
  • Custer: 14.6% (up from previous week)
  • Delta: 9% (up from previous week)
  • Denver: 4% (up from previous week)
  • Dolores: 7.9% (down from previous week)
  • Douglas: 6.8% (down from previous week)
  • Eagle: 9.5% (down from previous week)
  • Elbert: 14.3% (up from previous week)
  • El Paso: 9.5% (up from previous week)
  • Fremont: 7.7% (up from previous week)
  • Garfield: 7.2% (up from previous week)
  • Gilpin: 14.7% (up from previous week)
  • Grand: 22.1% (up from previous week)
  • Gunnison: 9.5% (down from previous week)
  • Hinsdale: Fewer than 10 tests in the past week
  • Huerfano: 3.4% (down from previous week)
  • Jackson: 41.7% (up from previous week)
  • Jefferson: 5.7% (same)
  • Kiowa: 11.1% (down from previous week)
  • Kit Carson: 0.5% (down from previous week)
  • Lake: 10.6% (up from previous week)
  • La Plata: 6.5% (up from previous week)
  • Larimer: 6.2% (down from previous week)
  • Las Animas: 4.7% (up from previous week)
  • Lincoln: 1.5% (down from previous week)
  • Logan: 3.6% (down from previous week)
  • Mesa: 7.6% (up from previous week)
  • Mineral: Fewer than 10 tests in the past week
  • Moffat: 21.4% (up from previous week)
  • Montezuma: 6.2% (up from previous week)
  • Montrose: 6.7% (up from previous week)
  • Morgan: 5.8% (up from previous week)
  • Otero: 7.2% (down from previous week)
  • Ouray: 5.5% (up from previous week)
  • Park: 9.1% (up from previous week)
  • Phillips: 13.1% (down from previous week)
  • Pitkin: 6.1% (up from previous week)
  • Prowers: 9.6% (up from previous week)
  • Pueblo: 5.9% (up from previous week)
  • Rio Blanco: 6.4% (down from previous week)
  • Rio Grande: 4.2% (down from previous week)
  • Routt: 8.3% (down from previous week)
  • Saguache: 7.1% (down from previous week)
  • San Juan: Fewer than 10 tests in the past week
  • San Miguel: 3.2% (up from previous week)
  • Sedgwick: 5.8% (up from previous week)
  • Summit: 5.5% (up from previous week)
  • Teller: 9.7% (up from previous week)
  • Washington: 8.1% (up from previous week)
  • Weld: 10.2% (up from previous week)
  • Yuma: 5.8% (down from previous week)

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