Mississippi State Department of Health: 6,815 cases of COVID-19 statewide, 3,413 recoveries

Eleven more deaths from COVID-19 were reported in Mississippi on Wednesday, bringing the statewide total to 261.

There were 246 more cases reported on Wednesday; the state now stands at 6,815 cases statewide.

In South Mississippi, there were 14 new cases reported: 259 in Jackson County (4 new); 174 in Harrison (3 new); 163 in Pearl River (6 new); 62 in Hancock (1 new); 22 in Stone (0 new) and 13 in George (0 new).

Officials estimate that 3,413 people in the Magnolia State are presumed to have recovered from COVID-19.

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 133 8 *
Alcorn 10 1 *
Amite 29 0 *
Attala 99 0 *
Benton 11 0 *
Bolivar 102 7 *
Calhoun 50 3 *
Carroll 38 1 *
Chickasaw 68 7 *
Choctaw 13 1 *
Claiborne 22 0 *
Clarke 54 3 *
Clay 40 2 *
Coahoma 61 3 *
Copiah 96 1 *
Covington 62 0 *
Desoto 282 4 *
Forrest 207 12 *
Franklin 16 1 *
George 13 1 *
Greene 5 1 *
Grenada 28 0 *
Hancock 62 5 *
Harrison 174 6 *
Hinds 470 8 *
Holmes 133 5 *
Humphreys 23 3 *
Itawamba 57 3 *
Jackson 259 6 *
Jasper 42 1 *
Jefferson 18 0 *
Jefferson Davis 32 1 *
Jones 143 1 *
Kemper 57 2 *
Lafayette 89 3 *
Lamar 103 2 *
Lauderdale 349 20 *
Lawrence 45 0 *
Leake 204 2 *
Lee 69 4 *
Leflore 148 17 *
Lincoln 141 10 *
Lowndes 54 2 *
Madison 229 8 *
Marion 72 6 *
Marshall 43 2 *
Monroe 157 14 *
Montgomery 28 1 *
Neshoba 187 3 *
Newton 81 0 *
Noxubee 66 0 *
Oktibbeha 51 3 *
Panola 39 2 *
Pearl River 163 19 *
Perry 27 1 *
Pike 148 7 *
Pontotoc 18 2 *
Prentiss 32 1 *
Quitman 14 0 *
Rankin 186 5 *
Scott 316 0 *
Sharkey 5 0 *
Simpson 46 0 *
Smith 74 4 *
Stone 22 0 *
Sunflower 53 2 *
Tallahatchie 11 1 *
Tate 41 0 *
Tippah 54 7 *
Tishomingo 7 0 *
Tunica 35 1 *
Union 17 1 *
Walthall 31 0 *
Warren 68 2 *
Washington 77 3 *
Wayne 23 0 *
Webster 18 1 *
Wilkinson 69 7 *
Winston 42 0 *
Yalobusha 19 0 *
Yazoo 135 1 *
Total 6,815 261 *

* Updated cases for long-term care facilities are not available today. Please look for revised totals on Friday.

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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