The state says another 15,324 Kansans have been vaccinated against the coronavirus since Friday morning. So far, a total of 233,492 Kansans have received at least a first dose of a COVID-19 vaccine. That is 8% of the state’s population.
Also since Friday, the Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) is reporting 96 more deaths linked to COVID-19, bringing the state’s death toll to 4,197.
The KDHE says there have been 69 new hospitalizations due to COVID-19 since Friday morning. It does not track recoveries.
It also says another 1,398 Kansans have tested positive for the coronavirus. Since the pandemic began, 282,960 Kansans have received a positive coronavirus test result.
The state says 920,799 Kansans have received a negative coronavirus test result, up 5,308 since Friday morning.