169 new cases of the coronavirus in Mississippi; 3,793 total cases with 140 deaths

Coronavirus

JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) – The Mississippi State Department of Health is reporting 169 new cases of the coronavirus (COVID-19) in Mississippi. MSDH also reported 11 additional deaths.

That brings the state’s total number of cases to 3,793 with 140 deaths.

  • New cases reported today: 169
  • New deaths reported today: 11

Long-term care (LTC) facilities like nursing homes are considered high risk locations because their residents are older or in poor health. Even one case of COVID-19 in these facilities among residents or employees is considered an outbreak. We investigate residents, staff and close contacts of infected individuals for possible exposure. The number of LTC facilities with outbreaks are shown for each county in the table below.

CountyTotal CasesTotal DeathsLTCs with Outbreaks
Adams7352
Alcorn7
Amite171
Attala311
Benton6
Bolivar7654
Calhoun3221
Carroll101
Chickasaw3921
Choctaw111
Claiborne8
Clarke2111
Clay221
Coahoma451
Copiah401
Covington22
Desoto21331
Forrest13722
Franklin14
George9
Greene3
Grenada151
Hancock5052
Harrison13752
Hinds31455
Holmes544
Humphreys1231
Itawamba1311
Jackson19662
Jasper201
Jefferson41
Jefferson Davis81
Jones563
Kemper16
Lafayette3921
Lamar571
Lauderdale181136
Lawrence12
Leake601
Lee494
Leflore7061
Lincoln9562
Lowndes3011
Madison12333
Marion381
Marshall372
Monroe5832
Montgomery151
Neshoba461
Newton191
Noxubee20
Oktibbeha4222
Panola272
Pearl River11582
Perry211
Pike9322
Pontotoc1721
Prentiss162
Quitman13
Rankin12821
Scott961
Sharkey3
Simpson141
Smith3811
Stone17
Sunflower452
Tallahatchie81
Tate27
Tippah4561
Tishomingo2
Tunica2811
Union911
Walthall22
Warren171
Washington6821
Wayne10
Webster171
Wilkinson5331
Winston27
Yalobusha14
Yazoo811
Total3,79314067

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