Allen County - May 5, 2021

Effective Reproduction Number (Rt)

After remaining well below 1.0 for the second half of April, Rt appears to have risen to around 1.0 in early May.


Projected Incidence

A slight increase in incidence is expected in the coming two weeks.  Continued masking and social distancing will be crucial for preventing large increases.


Asymptomatic to Symptomatic Ratio

The ratio of asymptomatic to symptomatic cases appears to have been on the rise in the past week.