The Louisiana Department of Health has issued its daily update for Tuesday, November 24th.

There have been 213,214 confirmed cases of coronavirus in Louisiana. The total number of cases reported to the state is 224,403. Today added 3,266 more new cases since yesterday.

There are currently 1,052 COVID patients in the hospital. That is 40 more reported hospitalizations since yesterday.

There are 113 COVID patients on ventilators. That is 1 fewer than yesterday.

LDH reports the confirmed deaths due to COVID-19 is 6,072. The current total death count is 6,323 (includes probable deaths). Today added 39 more new deaths than yesterday.

185,960 COVID-19 patients are presumed recovered, as of 11/16/2020. That's 9,853 presumed recovered patients since 11/9/20.

Below are some stats released from the Louisiana Department of Health:

  • Individuals between 18-29 represent 20% of these cases.
  • Since yesterday, 40,054 new tests have been reported to the state, bringing the total number of tests to 3,381,795. Of the tests reported today, 33,069 were PCR tests and 6,985 were antigen tests.

Lafayette Parish: 11,342 confirmed cases, 145 confirmed deaths

(Up 169 confirmed cases since yesterday, Up 1 confirmed death since yesterday)

Iberia Parish: 3,501 confirmed cases, 101 confirmed deaths

(Up 62 confirmed cases since yesterday, Up 0 confirmed deaths since yesterday)

St. Martin Parish: 2,600 confirmed cases, 66 confirmed deaths

(Up 59 confirmed cases since yesterday, Up 1 confirmed death since yesterday)

St. Mary Parish: 2,228 confirmed cases, 89 confirmed deaths

(Up 2 confirmed cases since yesterday, Up 0 confirmed deaths since yesterday)

St. Landry Parish:  4,645 confirmed cases, 150 confirmed deaths

(Up 19 confirmed cases since yesterday, Up 7 confirmed deaths since yesterday)

Acadia Parish: 3,833 confirmed cases, 112 confirmed deaths

(Up 96 confirmed cases since yesterday, Up 0 confirmed deaths since yesterday)

Evangeline Parish: 1,764 confirmed cases, 43 confirmed deaths

(Up 27 confirmed cases since yesterday, Up 0 confirmed deaths since yesterday)

Vermilion Parish: 2,482 confirmed cases, 73 confirmed deaths

(Up 41 confirmed cases since yesterday, Up 0 confirmed deaths since yesterday)

The numbers are updated and released every day except Saturdays at noon.

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