(Gloucester Township, NJ) – The Camden County Department of Health is announcing 223 new positive cases of COVID-19 which occurred between Thursday, November 11, and Friday, November 12, bringing the aggregate number of confirmed positive cases in Camden County to 60,748 and 1,336 total fatalities.
Of the 223 new cases, 72 are among patients under 18 years old. The average age of the newly infected is 31 years old.
Thursday’s cases are involving residents living in the following municipalities:
Friday’s cases are involving residents living in the following municipalities:
“The amount of cases identified in just two days shows that the pandemic is not over yet,” said Commissioner Director Louis Cappelli, Jr. “We must continue to do our part in fighting this virus and our best tool to do so is vaccination. Please get vaccinated if you haven’t already. You can make an appointment at the Camden County Health Hub by visiting www.CamdenCountyVaccine.com.”
To date, 399,548 Camden County residents have received at least one dose of the COVID-19 vaccine, while 315,695 are fully vaccinated and 60,878 have received a third dose. More information regarding vaccination rates throughout the county and available on the state’s COVID-19 dashboard at covid19.nj.gov.
The county Health Department is continuing to closely track new cases of COVID-19 and information regarding the prevalence of the Delta variant. New cases are often reassigned to other municipalities over the course of an investigation.
More information regarding Camden County’s preparations and response related to the COVID-19 pandemic is available by visiting camdencounty.com. Residents should frequently check the county webpage and social media for up-to-date information.