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Tuesday, May 5 COVID-19 Update | Around The Town

IMG_4047As of noon Tuesday, May 5, there are 29,996 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the state and that number 20,316 are presumed recovered, and 188,231 Louisianans have been tested for the virus.
Additionally, statewide 1,512 are being treated in a hospital with 194 of those on ventilators. Reported deaths total 2,042 and unconfirmed deaths are 73.
Here is the breakdown of cases by parish:
Orleans – 6,575 case(s) | 453 death(s) | 1,784 state tests | 24,247 commercial tests
Jefferson – 6,491 case(s) | 381 death(s) | 854 state tests | 25,810 commercial tests
East Baton Rouge – 2,175 case(s) | 163 death(s) | 643 state tests | 10,180 commercial tests
Caddo – 1,639 case(s) | 123 death(s) | 124 state tests | 14,833 commercial tests
St. Tammany – 1,369 case(s) | 118 death(s) | 307 state tests | 9,035 commercial tests
Ouachita – 793 case(s) | 22 death(s) | 264 state tests | 6,032 commercial tests
St. John the Baptist – 782 case(s) | 75 death(s) | 194 state tests | 2,898 commercial tests
Lafourche – 686 case(s) | 53 death(s) | 395 state tests | 3,381 commercial tests
Ascension – 657 case(s) | 40 death(s) | 61 state tests | 3,888 commercial tests
Tangipahoa – 605 case(s) | 23 death(s) | 59 state tests | 3,511 commercial tests
St. Charles – 589 case(s) | 41 death(s) | 71 state tests | 3,431 commercial tests
St. Bernard – 502 case(s) | 20 death(s) | 42 state tests | 2,228 commercial tests
Iberville – 484 case(s) | 32 death(s) | 373 state tests | 1,200 commercial tests
Lafayette – 473 case(s) | 20 death(s) | 92 state tests | 9,485 commercial tests
Calcasieu – 470 case(s) | 34 death(s) | 133 state tests | 6,333 commercial tests
Terrebonne – 469 case(s) | 32 death(s) | 248 state tests | 2,889 commercial tests
Rapides – 308 case(s) | 11 death(s) | 115 state tests | 2,693 commercial tests
Bossier – 300 case(s) | 17 death(s) | 44 state tests | 5,923 commercial tests
Washington – 292 case(s) | 23 death(s) | 320 state tests | 1,367 commercial tests
Iberia – 274 case(s) | 23 death(s) | 207 state tests | 2,252 commercial tests
St. James – 254 case(s) | 20 death(s) | 114 state tests | 1,930 commercial tests
Livingston – 247 case(s) | 18 death(s) | 44 state tests | 2,877 commercial tests
St. Martin – 247 case(s) | 19 death(s) | 30 state tests | 1,968 commercial tests
St. Mary – 212 case(s) | 23 death(s) | 163 state tests | 1,099 commercial tests
Assumption – 202 case(s) | 6 death(s) | 54 state tests | 862 commercial tests
De Soto – 202 case(s) | 13 death(s) | 20 state tests | 1,486 commercial tests
St. Landry – 198 case(s) | 47 death(s) | 103 state tests | 2,318 commercial tests
Plaquemines – 181 case(s) | 17 death(s) | 10 state tests | 1,006 commercial tests
West Feliciana – 156 case(s) | 4 death(s) | 248 state tests | 68 commercial tests
Union – 144 case(s) | 7 death(s) | 32 state tests | 833 commercial tests
Franklin – 140 case(s) | 3 death(s) | 32 state tests | 759 commercial tests
Acadia – 136 case(s) | 10 death(s) | 43 state tests | 2,010 commercial tests
East Feliciana – 131 case(s) | 16 death(s) | 185 state tests | 424 commercial tests
West Baton Rouge – 115 case(s) | 23 death(s) | 22 state tests | 608 commercial tests
Pointe Coupee – 114 case(s) | 17 death(s) | 126 state tests | 464 commercial tests
Lincoln – 96 case(s) | 10 death(s) | 87 state tests | 673 commercial tests
Webster – 95 case(s) | 4 death(s) | 13 state tests | 1,700 commercial tests
Allen – 90 case(s) | 9 death(s) | 33 state tests | 416 commercial tests
Natchitoches – 90 case(s) | 6 death(s) | 49 state tests | 944 commercial tests
Richland – 84 case(s) | 1 death(s) | 26 state tests | 897 commercial tests
Bienville – 78 case(s) | 14 death(s) | 20 state tests | 559 commercial tests
Avoyelles – 73 case(s) | 7 death(s) | 58 state tests | 963 commercial tests
Jefferson Davis – 65 case(s) | 6 death(s) | 127 state tests | 790 commercial tests
Evangeline – 63 case(s) | 1 death(s) | 93 state tests | 635 commercial tests
Parish Under Investigation – 63 case(s) | 0 death(s) | 0 state tests | 0 commercial tests
Claiborne – 58 case(s) | 7 death(s) | 25 state tests | 467 commercial tests
Morehouse – 55 case(s) | 4 death(s) | 32 state tests | 800 commercial tests
Jackson – 48 case(s) | 3 death(s) | 35 state tests | 364 commercial tests
Catahoula – 46 case(s) | 3 death(s) | 8 state tests | 239 commercial tests
Winn – 46 case(s) | 2 death(s) | 43 state tests | 373 commercial tests
Beauregard – 43 case(s) | 3 death(s) | 9 state tests | 737 commercial tests
Concordia – 41 case(s) | 4 death(s) | 6 state tests | 245 commercial tests
Caldwell – 40 case(s) | 0 death(s) | 114 state tests | 298 commercial tests
Vermilion – 40 case(s) | 1 death(s) | 22 state tests | 1,485 commercial tests
Red River – 34 case(s) | 6 death(s) | 15 state tests | 252 commercial tests
St. Helena – 32 case(s) | 1 death(s) | 7 state tests | 138 commercial tests
La Salle – 27 case(s) | 0 death(s) | 30 state tests | 456 commercial tests
Grant – 17 case(s) | 0 death(s) | 8 state tests | 334 commercial tests
Sabine – 17 case(s) | 1 death(s) | 25 state tests | 390 commercial tests
Vernon – 17 case(s) | 2 death(s) | 4 state tests | 701 commercial tests
East Carroll – 9 case(s) | 0 death(s) | 4 state tests | 294 commercial tests
Madison – 8 case(s) | 0 death(s) | 11 state tests | 165 commercial tests
West Carroll – 4 case(s) | 0 death(s) | 23 state tests | 286 commercial tests
Cameron – 3 case(s) | 0 death(s) | 1 state tests | 87 commercial tests
Tensas – 2 case(s) | 0 death(s) | 1 state tests | 63 commercial tests
Nationwide, positive COVID-19 cases total 1.23 million with 164,000 recovered and 71,921 deaths.
Global positive cases total 3.66 million with 1.2 million recovered and 257,000 deaths.

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