Kalamazoo County COVID-19 Data
CDC Level of Community Transmission in Kalamazoo County
As of 3:00 p.m., January 13, 2022
Geographic areas (US, states, and counties) are classified by the CDC as having low, moderate, substantial, or high levels of community transmission.
The level of community transmission is based on two measures: the total number of new cases per 100,000 persons in the past 7 days and the percentage of diagnostic and screening nucleic acid amplification tests (NAATs) that are positive during the past 7 days. The current county values, from the MI Safe Start Dashboard, are shown below.
Omicron Case Data
View confirmed Omicron cases for Kalamazoo County by following the steps below:
- Visit the michigan.gov Coronavirus Michigan Data page
- Scroll down until you see this link below the map
- Click on the link to open the Excel file
- Look for the jurisdiction of Kalamazoo in the first column
Highlight denotes counties with new or additional confirmed Omicron cases since the last report
Not all positive COVID-19 results are sent to a laboratory for genomic sequencing.
What does genomic sequencing mean?
Genomic sequencing is the process used to analyze the genetic code of the virus to identify which variant it is. Sequencing is a complex process that involves multiple steps. To learn more, visit this site.
COVID-19 Vaccination Rates by Census Tract
As of 3:00 p.m., January 07, 2022 (Updated periodically)
Source: Vaccination rates (per census tract); data through December 21, 2021. Data accessed through the Michigan Department of Health & Human Services (MI Lighthouse). Accessed December 22, 2021. Michigan Geographic Framework Data.
Kalamazoo County is divided into 57 census tracts. These maps show the % of people in each census tract that have received at least one dose of the COVID-19 vaccine. Census tracts in green show vaccination rates of 70% or greater, red to yellow show rates less than 70%. This information can help target areas for outreach activities.
Click on the maps to view a larger version.
Data sources include: Vaccination rates (per census tract); data through December 21, 2021. Data accessed through the Michigan Department of Health & Human Services Department (MI Lighthouse). Accessed December 22, 2021. Michigan Geographic Framework Data.
COVID-19 State Data Dashboards
Source: State of Michigan
For detailed COVID-19 Data by county, view the interactive dashboards below for state and county-specific information on cases, deaths, and vaccines administered. The dashboards are viewed best on a computer or tablet.
Vaccination Dashboard Instructions:
To view Kalamazoo County data, under "County" uncheck "All" and then check the box for Kalamazoo County from the list of counties.
To get age-specific and sex specific data, select the coverage slicers box. You can also use the Coverage Metrics tab to get a quick overview of Kalamazoo County data by age groups and sex.
To view data for our preparedness region (Allegan, Barry, Van Buren, Kalamazoo, Calhoun, Berrien, Cass, St. Joseph, and Branch counties), unselect "All" and then check Region 5.
Michigan COVID-19 Vaccination Dashboard Updated twice weekly Tuesday and Friday
Case Dashboard Instructions:
To view Kalamazoo County data, select Kalamazoo under the Select County option on any of the tabs.
The Current Status tab gives an overview of the total number of COVID cases and amount of laboratory testing performed.
The Daily Cases tab shows the number of cases by date of illness onset. Selecting the View Table option will show the daily number of cases and deaths.
The Demographics tab shows the number of cases and deaths by age, sex, and race. You can also see the case and death rates per million.
The Confirmatory Testing tab shows the daily number of laboratory tests performed and percentage of positive COVID tests.