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Medical and public health experts determine when to recommend a booster

The Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP), a panel of medical and public health experts convened on whether to recommend that individuals who were vaccinated with Johnson & Johnson and Moderna COVID-19 vaccines should get booster doses.

The CDC still needs to provide its recommendations. Read more on the Oregon Vaccine News blog.

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Outdoor mask mandate issued for most public outdoor settings
All Oregonians age 12 and older eligible to receive COVID-19 vaccine
Booster and third doses of Pfizer now recommended for some people

 Situation in Oregon



Updated 10/22/2021 with data from 12:01 am (updated Monday - Friday)*
Total cases 357,526
Total deaths 4,284
Positive tests 489,750
Negative tests 6,914,863
Total tests 7,404,613

County Cases1 Deaths2
Baker 2035 29
Benton 5494 31
Clackamas 29779 309
Clatsop 2443 28
Columbia 3826 44
Coos 5037 94
Crook 2918 46
Curry 1806 25
Deschutes 20336 125
Douglas 12118 243
Gilliam 154 4
Grant 1000 13
Harney 1139 27
Hood River 1928 37
Jackson 23059 310
Jefferson 3760 52
Josephine 9384 196
Klamath 8020 119
Lake 939 12
Lane 27744 302
Lincoln 3199 39
Linn 12911 131
Malheur 5636 77
Marion 36837 455
Morrow 1850 23
Multnomah 55810 707
Polk 7373 81
Sherman 152 3
Tillamook 1969 32
Umatilla 14492 150
Union 3195 49
Wallowa 686 12
Wasco 2888 41
Washington 38782 324
Wheeler 112 1
Yamhill 8715 113
Total 357526 4284
Age group Cases1 Percent Ever hospitalized4 Deaths2
0 to 9 22171 6% 217 2
10 to 19 43718 12% 340 3
20 to 29 70136 20% 1138 23
30 to 39 62701 18% 1572 57
40 to 49 53325 15% 2099 157
50 to 59 44187 12% 3061 372
60 to 69 31341 9% 3879 753
70 to 79 18184 5% 3683 1042
80 and over 11147 3% 3161 1875
Not available 616 0% 6 0
Total 357526 100% 19156 4284
Sex Cases1 Percent Deaths2 Percent
Female 180624 51% 1934 45%
Male 170462 48% 2336 55%
Non-binary 35 0% 0 0%
Not available 6405 2% 14 0%
Total 357526 100% 4284 100%
Hospitalized4 Cases1 Percent
Yes 19156 5%
No 198758 56%
Not provided 139612 39%
Total 357526 100%

For hospital capacity data: Please see our daily COVID-19 update and Hospital Capacity dashboard.

For data on testing at the Oregon State Public Health Laboratory: Please see our daily COVID-19 update.

1This includes cases confirmed by diagnostic testing and presumptive cases. Presumptive cases are people without a positive diagnostic test who have COVID-19-like symptoms and had close contact with a laboratory confirmed case. Antibody test results are not included in our data. County of residence for cases may change as new information becomes available. If changes occur, we will update our counts accordingly.

2For additional details on individuals who have died from COVID-19 in Oregon, please refer to our press releases.

3This includes cases who test negative and are not epi-linked to a confirmed case.

4Ever hospitalized, if available, as reported to OPERA. OPERA is the state of Oregon's electronic disease surveillance system for COVID-19. Cases are considered hospitalized if they were ever admitted to the hospital for inpatient care during the their COVID-19 illness. Cases who were examined in but not admitted to a hospital may be incorrectly classified as hospitalized until interview and medical record review are complete, leading to fluctuations in the number of hospitalized COVID-19 cases.

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 Weekly Data Report

A closer look at COVID-19 risk factors, symptoms, severity, demographics and test positivity.

 Weekly Data Report

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Breakthrough Cases Report

A vaccine breakthrough cases is when a person has a positive COVID-19 test result at least 14 days after the completion of any COVID-19 vaccine series.

 Breakthrough Cases Report

County COVID-19 Community Transmission

These weekly case and testing data track the level of community transmission in Oregon counties. Details on how the level of community transmission is determined can be found here.

 County COVID-19 Community Transmission

 Epidemic Trends and Projections

These projections are for planning and are updated every three weeks based on Rainier modeling software. 

Epidemic Trends

Race, Ethnicity, Language and Disability Report

Details on the race, ethnicity, language and disability (REALD) of reported COVID-19 cases and health care encounters.

 REALD Report

*For updates on weekends or previous data reports, please see our COVID-19 News and Reports page. COVID-19 data are provisional and subject to change with ongoing data reconciliation.

 Statewide Requirements and Recommendations

On June 30, 2021, Governor Kate Brown rescinded Executive Order 20-66 and many other executive orders that directed the Oregon Health Authority (OHA) to issue enforceable guidance for various sectors of the state regarding COVID-19 restrictions.

Entities must continue to follow all applicable federal or state statutes, regulations and rules, and local ordinances.

Child Care Operations  

Isolation and Quarantine Guidance

Ready Schools, Safe Learners

Higher Education

K-12 School Masking Requirement

Visit Vaccination rules for the most current resources.

OHA provides these materials in multiple languages as a part of our equity-centered response to COVID-19. When there are changes, English versions may be updated before the translated versions. Please check the dates in these documents to make sure you have the most current version. If there are differences between English and another language, the English version is the official version.

 Community Resources

Visit our Community Resources page to find a collection of vaccine communication resources, as well as more general information about COVID-19.

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As we face COVID-19 together, it's clear that we are strongest when we are in community, even from a distance. To help keep our communities safe and healthy, OHA's Safe + Strong website provides updates, resources and information in multiple languages. With the right information, we can get through this — together.

Safe + Strong Helpline: 1-800-923-HELP (4357)

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