COVID-19 deaths top 200 in state; two more in South Mississippi

Two more deaths were reported in Pearl River County on Thursday, part of eight statewide that brings the total to 209.

There were 281 more cases reported on Thursday; the state now stands at 5,434 statewide.

In South Mississippi, there were 16 new cases reported: 235 in Jackson County (7 new); 152 in Harrison (5 new);  144 in Pearl River (2 new); 56 in Hancock (1 new); 22 in Stone (0 new) and 11 in George (1 new).

County Total Cases Total Deaths Total Cases in LTC Facilities
Adams 104 7 14
Alcorn 9 0 0
Amite 23 0 1
Attala 68 0 8
Benton 9 0 0
Bolivar 90 7 13
Calhoun 46 3 22
Carroll 15 1 0
Chickasaw 53 4 16
Choctaw 13 1 0
Claiborne 13 0 0
Clarke 43 3 9
Clay 29 2 0
Coahoma 54 2 1
Copiah 65 1 1
Covington 43 0 0
Desoto 256 4 2
Forrest 174 7 16
Franklin 16 0 0
George 11 1 0
Greene 4 1 0
Grenada 27 0 14
Hancock 56 5 7
Harrison 157 6 1
Hinds 401 6 10
Holmes 92 5 16
Humphreys 14 3 1
Itawamba 32 1 13
Jackson 235 6 35
Jasper 29 1 0
Jefferson 5 0 0
Jefferson Davis 19 1 0
Jones 104 0 6
Kemper 31 0 1
Lafayette 83 3 16
Lamar 82 2 0
Lauderdale 268 18 65
Lawrence 26 0 1
Leake 136 1 0
Lee 70 4 4
Leflore 124 14 26
Lincoln 132 7 44
Lowndes 38 2 2
Madison 178 4 10
Marion 55 4 12
Marshall 40 2 0
Monroe 117 9 49
Montgomery 17 1 0
Neshoba 116 2 1
Newton 51 0 1
Noxubee 35 0 0
Oktibbeha 46 3 6
Panola 38 2 0
Pearl River 144 13 28
Perry 23 1 0
Pike 127 4 8
Pontotoc 18 2 1
Prentiss 29 0 17
Quitman 14 0 0
Rankin 154 4 4
Scott 200 0 7
Sharkey 4 0 0
Simpson 36 0 2
Smith 55 3 17
Stone 22 0 0
Sunflower 51 2 0
Tallahatchie 11 1 0
Tate 38 0 1
Tippah 50 7 0
Tishomingo 7 0 0
Tunica 34 1 12
Union 14 1 1
Walthall 27 0 1
Warren 39 2 0
Washington 74 3 4
Wayne 16 0 0
Webster 17 1 0
Wilkinson 66 7 5
Winston 38 0 0
Yalobusha 17 0 0
Yazoo 117 1 0
Total 5,434 209 552

 

Testing in Mississippi

COVID-19 testing providers around the state include commercial laboratories as well as hospital labs. Combined with testing done by the MSDH Public Health Laboratory, the figures provide a complete picture of all Mississippi testing. We will update these figures as data becomes available.

Combined testing totals (MSDH, hospital laboratories and commercial testing providers) as of April 22, 2020.

Total individuals tested by the MSDH Public Health Laboratory 10,968
Total individuals tested by other providers 44,421
Total individuals tested for COVID-19 statewide 55,389

 

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