As of the Wednesday, April 28, Oklahoma State Department of Health advisory, there were 447,642 cases of COVID-19 reported in Oklahoma. That is an increase of 249 cases from the previous report.
The seven-day rolling average for the number of new cases reported was 240.
The Provisional Death Count from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention National Center for Health Statistics was 8,243.
In the state, 2,632,963 total doses of vaccine have been administered, with 985,364 series completed.
Cherokee County was listed Wednesday as having a total of 5,609 positive cases. Of these, 74 residents have died; 209 cases were active; and 5,326 had recovered.
For the week of April 28, one Oklahoma county is in the “orange" risk level; 59 are in the "yellow" risk level; and 17 are in the "green" risk level for the COVID-19 Risk Level System. The Oklahoma COVID-19 Risk Level System is a four-tiered risk measurement tool with corresponding color categories that identify the current COVID-19 risk level. Moving forward, the COVID-19 Risk Level System will be updated every Wednesday in the Situation Update at 11 a.m., and information can be found on https://oklahoma.gov/covid19/covid-19-alert-system.html.
As OSDH continues to meet with stakeholders across the state, the COVID-19 Alert Map is subject to further revisions as science and public health guidance advances with the ongoing pandemic.
Residents can register online at vaccinate.oklahoma.gov to receive a notification when they are eligible to schedule a COVID-19 vaccine appointment, or visit vaccinefinder.org for other opportunities.
For more information, visit https://oklahoma.gov/covid19.html.