The state of California saw a total of 9,636 hospitalizations Sunday, with 8,996 confirmed and 640 suspected Covid-19 patients, according to a news release from the California Department of Public Health.
This is the lowest number of confirmed and suspected Covid-19 hospitalizations the state has reported since Dec. 1, when a total of 9,365 were reported.
According to the release, 2,632 confirmed and 101 suspected Covid-19 patients are currently in the Intensive Care Unit.
8,842 new cases were reported Sunday for a total of 3,399,878 confirmed cases reported in California since the pandemic began, the release said.
The 7-day positivity rate is 3.7% and the 14-day positivity rate is 4.6%, according to the release.
There have been 45,703,217 tests conducted in the state, with 291,580 new tests reported Sunday.
A total of 5,981,552 vaccine doses have been administered as of Sunday, the release added.