Mississippi health officials report 248 new cases of COVID-19, 10 deaths on Monday

Ten more deaths from COVID-19 were reported in Mississippi on Monday, bringing the statewide total to 239.

There were 248 more cases reported on Monday; the state now stands at 6,342 cases statewide.

In South Mississippi, there were 22 new cases reported: 252 in Jackson County (12 new); 166 in Harrison (7 new); 154 in Pearl River (1 new); 61 in Hancock (1 new); 22 in Stone (0 new) and 12 in George (1 new).

Mississippi COVID-19 Cases to Date

Table of total cases, deaths, and cases in long-term care (LTC) facilities since March 11, 2020.

County Total Cases Total Deaths Total Cases in
Long-Term
Care Facilities
Adams 123 8 21
Alcorn 10 0 0
Amite 26 0 1
Attala 89 0 22
Benton 9 0 0
Bolivar 101 7 13
Calhoun 50 3 22
Carroll 22 1 2
Chickasaw 67 6 22
Choctaw 13 1 0
Claiborne 19 0 0
Clarke 49 3 10
Clay 33 2 0
Coahoma 60 3 1
Copiah 83 1 1
Covington 54 0 0
Desoto 272 4 2
Forrest 196 8 19
Franklin 16 1 0
George 12 1 0
Greene 5 1 0
Grenada 28 0 14
Hancock 61 5 7
Harrison 166 6 1
Hinds 435 7 13
Holmes 121 5 26
Humphreys 18 3 1
Itawamba 51 2 28
Jackson 252 6 39
Jasper 33 1 0
Jefferson 16 0 0
Jefferson Davis 29 1 1
Jones 132 1 10
Kemper 50 1 5
Lafayette 88 3 35
Lamar 94 2 0
Lauderdale 318 19 75
Lawrence 38 0 1
Leake 179 1 0
Lee 71 4 5
Leflore 141 15 27
Lincoln 136 9 46
Lowndes 49 2 3
Madison 212 7 22
Marion 66 5 13
Marshall 42 2 0
Monroe 153 12 76
Montgomery 19 1 0
Neshoba 169 3 2
Newton 73 0 1
Noxubee 55 0 8
Oktibbeha 48 3 6
Panola 38 2 0
Pearl River 154 15 30
Perry 26 1 0
Pike 142 7 12
Pontotoc 18 2 1
Prentiss 31 1 19
Quitman 14 0 0
Rankin 179 5 6
Scott 281 0 8
Sharkey 5 0 0
Simpson 43 0 2
Smith 66 4 18
Stone 22 0 0
Sunflower 52 2 0
Tallahatchie 11 1 0
Tate 39 0 1
Tippah 53 7 0
Tishomingo 7 0 1
Tunica 35 1 12
Union 16 1 1
Walthall 30 0 0
Warren 58 2 0
Washington 77 3 4
Wayne 19 0 0
Webster 17 1 0
Wilkinson 68 7 5
Winston 41 0 0
Yalobusha 19 0 0
Yazoo 129 1 0
Total 6,342 239 721

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 27, 2020.

Total individuals tested by the MSDH Public Health Laboratory 11,978
Total individuals tested by other providers 52,434
Total individuals tested for COVID-19 statewide 64,412

 

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