This dial includes six levels, from least to most restrictive.
Visit the CDPHE COVID-19 Dial page for more information on the dial metrics, levels and capacity limits, and FAQs
View the full state COVID-19 Dial Dashboard to the ratings for Boulder County and other counties in Colorado.
Metrics that Define the Levels
- New cases: How much the virus is circulating in a county.
- Percent positivity: Whether there is sufficient COVID-19 testing to capture the level of virus transmission.
- Impact on hospitalizations: Whether hospitalizations are increasing, stable, or declining
Boulder County Status: Updated Jan. 19 (3:45 p.m.)
|New cases per 100,000 residents in the past 14 days||336.2 (orange level)|
|14-day % positivity||4.0% (green level)|
|Stable or declining hospitalizations||11 days declining or stable (yellow level)|
Boulder County Metrics for People 18-22
Boulder County Public Health Order 2020-08, on gatherings of people 18-22 in the City of Boulder, expired on Dec. 15, and those metrics have been removed from this page. Detailed data can still be found on the COVID-19 Illness Data page.