In july, 469 cases of covid, primarily caused by delta, were recorded during the barnstable outbreak and 74% of the cases occurred in fully vaccinated individuals, the centers for disease control. The outbreak in provincetown — a seaside tourist spot on cape cod in the county with massachusetts’ highest vaccination rate — has so far included more.
What do cape cod outbreak numbers really say about covid risk for fully vaccinated?
Covid outbreak on cape cod. Cape cod cluster linked to delta variant grows to 430 cases. The data in the map represent new cases and running totals for every zip code summarized at the regional level across cape cod, and individual zip code level data for the towns participating in. More than 430 coronavirus cases have been confirmed as connected to a covid outbreak in provincetown, the popular tourist town on the tip of cape cod.
Of those cases, 501 are massachusetts residents, with 210 residing in provincetown. Town manager alex morse confirmed that since the last update on wednesday, another 174 cases have been reported. Massachusetts, which encompasses cape cod.
Among those living in massachusetts. The outbreak on cape cod drove headlines suggesting a failure of the vaccines, baker said, when in fact it was just the opposite.. Perhaps beachgoers in provincetown, many of them comfortable in the knowledge that they’d done just that, remembered his words as they celebrated independence day over a relaxed weekend of barbecues, parties, packed bars and restaurants in the massachusetts town on the tip of cape cod.
Provincetown, a quirky beach community at the tip of cape cod, has provided a sobering case study for the country, abruptly tugging americans back to the caution of winter and spring. Ninety percent of the cases. As of thursday, 882 people were tied to the provincetown outbreak.
A covid outbreak in cape cod, massachusetts, quickly grew to the hundreds and most of them appeared to be vaccinated. The surge of cases following the busy july fourth weekend in the cape’s outermost town was the country’s first large outbreak of the delta variant in a highly vaccinated population. A group of vaccinated beachgoers changed our knowledge of the delta variant.