DATA: A look at Brazoria County COVID-19 case count data for Aug. 7-9

Here is a look at Brazoria County case counts for Aug. 7-9. (Community Impact Newspaper staff)
Here is a look at Brazoria County case counts for Aug. 7-9. (Community Impact Newspaper staff)

Here is a look at Brazoria County case counts for Aug. 7-9. (Community Impact Newspaper staff)

COVID-19 case count data from Aug. 7-9 shows some higher case counts for Brazoria County but an overall drop in numbers since mid-July. On Aug. 7, the county reported 137 new confirmed cases; on Aug. 8, the county reported 124 new confirmed cases; and on Aug. 9, the county reported 96 new confirmed cases.

The county reported 79 recoveries Aug. 7 and 38 recoveries Aug. 8. The county reported three deaths Aug. 9.

While the majority of the cases in the county are in Pearland, the city only reported more cases than any other city in the county Aug. 7. On Aug. 8, Clute reported 32 cases, more than any other city in the county. On Aug. 9, Alvin reported 24 cases, more than any other city in the county.


The majority of the cases in the county are individuals in the 20-29 age bracket, which reported more cases than any other bracket Aug. 7 and 9. The 50-59 age bracket reported the most cases Aug. 8.
By Haley Morrison
Haley Morrison came to Community Impact Newspaper in 2017 after graduating from Baylor University. She was promoted to editor in February 2019. Haley primarily covers city government.


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