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Wednesday, May 6 COVID-19 Update | Around The Town

IMG_4047As of Wednesday, May 6, , there are 30,399 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the state as compared to 29,996 the previous day. Additionally, 20,316 are presumed recovered, and 194, 672Louisianans have been tested for the virus.
Additionally, statewide 1,465 are being treated in a hospital with 187 of those on ventilators. Reported deaths total 2,094 and unconfirmed deaths are 73.
Here is the breakdown of cases by parish:
Orleans – 6,608 case(s) | 464 death(s) | 1,771 state tests | 25,229 commercial tests
Jefferson – 6,554 case(s) | 387 death(s) | 840 state tests | 26,819 commercial tests
East Baton Rouge – 2,224 case(s) | 165 death(s) | 663 state tests | 10,628 commercial tests
Caddo – 1,667 case(s) | 124 death(s) | 123 state tests | 15,007 commercial tests
St. Tammany – 1,406 case(s) | 120 death(s) | 309 state tests | 9,475 commercial tests
Ouachita – 806 case(s) | 24 death(s) | 266 state tests | 6,126 commercial tests
St. John the Baptist – 790 case(s) | 74 death(s) | 189 state tests | 2,984 commercial tests
Lafourche – 692 case(s) | 53 death(s) | 397 state tests | 3,546 commercial tests
Ascension – 664 case(s) | 44 death(s) | 61 state tests | 4,039 commercial tests
Tangipahoa – 631 case(s) | 25 death(s) | 59 state tests | 3,789 commercial tests
St. Charles – 590 case(s) | 43 death(s) | 72 state tests | 3,536 commercial tests
S. Bernard – 505 case(s) | 20 death(s) | 41 state tests | 2,291 commercial tests
Iberville – 489 case(s) | 32 death(s) | 382 state tests | 1,228 commercial tests
Lafayette – 477 case(s) | 21 death(s) | 92 state tests | 9,776 commercial tests
Terrebonne – 476 case(s) | 33 death(s) | 250 state tests | 3,084 commercial tests
Calcasieu – 475 case(s) | 35 death(s) | 138 state tests | 6,457 commercial tests
Rapides – 316 case(s) | 11 death(s) | 117 state tests | 2,735 commercial tests
Bossier – 303 case(s) | 18 death(s) | 43 state tests | 6,063 commercial tests
Washington – 298 case(s) | 24 death(s) | 320 state tests | 1,450 commercial tests
Iberia – 278 case(s) | 24 death(s) | 208 state tests | 2,314 commercial tests
Livingston – 266 case(s) | 18 death(s) | 46 state tests | 3,077 commercial tests
St. James – 256 case(s) | 20 death(s) | 114 state tests | 1,959 commercial tests

St. Martin – 252 case(s) | 19 death(s) | 30 state tests | 2,029 commercial tests
St. Mary – 215 case(s) | 24 death(s) | 168 state tests | 1,147 commercial tests
De Soto – 205 case(s) | 13 death(s) | 20 state tests | 1,526 commercial tests
Assumption – 203 case(s) | 8 death(s) | 54 state tests | 894 commercial tests
St. Landry – 202 case(s) | 48 death(s) | 107 state tests | 2,427 commercial tests
Plaquemines – 183 case(s) | 17 death(s) | 10 state tests | 1,076 commercial tests
West Feliciana – 158 case(s) | 4 death(s) | 250 state tests | 70 commercial tests
Union – 148 case(s) | 7 death(s) | 32 state tests | 868 commercial tests
Franklin – 146 case(s) | 4 death(s) | 32 state tests | 802 commercial tests
Acadia – 140 case(s) | 10 death(s) | 44 state tests | 2,087 commercial tests
East Feliciana – 132 case(s) | 18 death(s) | 188 state tests | 453 commercial tests
West Baton Rouge – 118 case(s) | 24 death(s) | 22 state tests | 636 commercial tests
Pointe Coupee – 117 case(s) | 17 death(s) | 127 state tests | 486 commercial tests
Lincoln – 99 case(s) | 11 death(s) | 89 state tests | 710 commercial tests
Webster – 96 case(s) | 4 death(s) | 13 state tests | 1,725 commercial tests
Natchitoches – 91 case(s) | 8 death(s) | 52 state tests | 932 commercial tests
Allen – 90 case(s) | 9 death(s) | 34 state tests | 414 commercial tests
Richland – 86 case(s) | 1 death(s) | 26 state tests | 926 commercial tests
Bienville – 78 case(s) | 15 death(s) | 20 state tests | 573 commercial tests
Avoyelles – 74 case(s) | 7 death(s) | 60 state tests | 989 commercial tests
Jefferson Davis – 66 case(s) | 6 death(s) | 128 state tests | 801 commercial tests
Evangeline – 63 case(s) | 1 death(s) | 92 state tests | 654 commercial tests
Parish Under Investigation – 63 case(s) | 1 death(s) | 0 state tests | 0 commercial tests
Claiborne – 58 case(s) | 7 death(s) | 30 state tests | 482 commercial tests
Jackson – 56 case(s) | 4 death(s) | 36 state tests | 402 commercial tests
Morehouse – 55 case(s) | 4 death(s) | 32 state tests | 821 commercial tests

Winn – 47 case(s) | 2 death(s) | 41 state tests | 369 commercial tests
Catahoula – 46 case(s) | 2 death(s) | 8 state tests | 247 commercial tests
Beauregard – 44 case(s) | 4 death(s) | 10 state tests | 762 commercial tests
Concordia – 42 case(s) | 4 death(s) | 6 state tests | 252 commercial tests
Caldwell – 41 case(s) | 0 death(s) | 115 state tests | 305 commercial tests
Vermilion – 40 case(s) | 2 death(s) | 22 state tests | 1,511 commercial tests
Red River – 34 case(s) | 6 death(s) | 15 state tests | 249 commercial tests
St. Helena – 32 case(s) | 1 death(s) | 7 state tests | 144 commercial tests
La Salle – 29 case(s) | 0 death(s) | 31 state tests | 466 commercial tests
Grant – 17 case(s) | 0 death(s) | 8 state tests | 350 commercial tests
Sabine – 17 case(s) | 1 death(s) | 25 state tests | 409 commercial tests
Vernon – 17 case(s) | 2 death(s) | 4 state tests | 686 commercial tests
East Carroll – 11 case(s) | 0 death(s) | 4 state tests | 316 commercial tests
Madison – 8 case(s) | 0 death(s) | 11 state tests | 180 commercial tests
West Carroll – 4 case(s) | 0 death(s) | 23 state tests | 290 commercial tests
Cameron – 3 case(s) | 0 death(s) | 1 state tests | 88 commercial tests
Tensas – 2 case(s) | 0 death(s) | 1 state tests | 77 commercial tests
Nationwide, positive COVID-19 cases total 1.26 million with 167,000 recovered and 73,959 deaths.
Global positive cases total 3.74 million with 1.24 million recovered and 263,000 deaths.

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