The Pennsylvania Department of Health is confirming 1,309 new positive COVID-19 cases in the state today.
As of 12 a.m. on Oct. 7, state health officials say 166,552 Pennsylvanians have been infected by the coronavirus.
The number of tests administered within the last 7 days between September 30 and October 6 is 200,610 with 7,429 positive cases. There were 36,675 test results reported to the department through 10 p.m., October 6.
There are 8,272 total deaths attributed to COVID-19, an increase of 28 new deaths reported. County-specific information and a statewide map are available here.
There are 963 cases who have a positive viral antigen test and are considered probable cases and 646 patients who have a positive serology test and either COVID-19 symptoms or a high-risk exposure. There are 1,967,542 patients who have tested negative to date.
Of the patients who have tested positive to date the age breakdown