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Monday, May 18 COVID-19 Update | Around The Town

Coronav Update

As of noon, Monday, May 18, there are 34,709 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the state, which is 277 more cases than yesterday. Of the  total positive cases, 26,249 are presumed recovered. Furthermore, 269,758 Louisianans have been tested for the virus. Additionally, statewide 1,031 are being  treated  in a hospital  with 118 of those on ventilators. Reported deaths total 2,440 and unconfirmed deaths are 123.  

Here is the breakdown of cases by parish:

Jefferson  –  7,059 case(s)  |  430 death(s)  |  866 state tests  |  36,027 commercial tests

Orleans  –  6,822 case(s)  |  495 death(s)  |  1,787 state tests  |  34,526 commercial tests

East Baton Rouge  –  3,056 case(s)  |  216 death(s)  |  968 state tests  |  16,882 commercial tests

Caddo  –  1,898 case(s)  |  155 death(s)  |  127 state tests  |  19,194 commercial tests

St. Tammany  –  1,544 case(s)  |  147 death(s)  |  323 state tests  |  13,623 commercial tests

Ouachita  –  956 case(s)  |  31 death(s)  |  321 state tests  |  8,319 commercial tests

St. John the Baptist  –  830 case(s)  |  77 death(s)  |  375 state tests  |  3,819 commercial tests

Ascension  –  760 case(s)  |  50 death(s)  |  70 state tests  |  5,911 commercial tests

Lafourche  –  744 case(s)  |  64 death(s)  |  532 state tests  |  5,202 commercial tests

Tangipahoa  –  732 case(s)  |  30 death(s)  |  60 state tests  |  5,287 commercial tests

St. Charles  –  615 case(s)  |  42 death(s)  |  157 state tests  |  4,419 commercial tests

Lafayette  –  598 case(s)  |  23 death(s)  |  258 state tests  |  12,519 commercial tests

Terrebonne  –  590 case(s)  |  43 death(s)  |  290 state tests  |  4,912 commercial tests

Iberville  –  527 case(s)  |  38 death(s)  |  444 state tests  |  1,722 commercial tests

Calcasieu  –  520 case(s)  |  40 death(s)  |  188 state tests  |  8,431 commercial tests

St. Bernard  –  513 case(s)  |  19 death(s)  |  42 state tests  |  2,982 commercial tests

Rapides  –  499 case(s)  |  14 death(s)  |  613 state tests  |  3,598 commercial tests

Washington  –  370 case(s)  |  32 death(s)  |  393 state tests  |  2,336 commercial tests

Iberia  –  355 case(s)  |  33 death(s)  |  217 state tests  |  3,293 commercial tests

Livingston  –  350 case(s)  |  25 death(s)  |  57 state tests  |  4,423 commercial tests

Bossier  –  346 case(s)  |  24 death(s)  |  46 state tests  |  7,677 commercial tests

St. James  –  284 case(s)  |  23 death(s)  |  211 state tests  |  2,477 commercial tests

St. Mary  –  275 case(s)  |  29 death(s)  |  254 state tests  |  2,091 commercial tests

St. Martin  –  274 case(s)  |  22 death(s)  |  38 state tests  |  2,580 commercial tests

Franklin  –  273 case(s)  |  8 death(s)  |  238 state tests  |  1,309 commercial tests

Acadia  –  257 case(s)  |  12 death(s)  |  178 state tests  |  2,885 commercial tests

Union  –  243 case(s)  |  14 death(s)  |  47 state tests  |  1,484 commercial tests

St. Landry  –  235 case(s)  |  51 death(s)  |  289 state tests  |  3,492 commercial tests

Assumption  –  230 case(s)  |  11 death(s)  |  133 state tests  |  1,470 commercial tests

De Soto  –  224 case(s)  |  16 death(s)  |  20 state tests  |  2,107 commercial tests

Plaquemines  –  194 case(s)  |  16 death(s)  |  10 state tests  |  1,390 commercial tests

West Feliciana  –  188 case(s)  |  8 death(s)  |  352 state tests  |  116 commercial tests

East Feliciana  –  177 case(s)  |  23 death(s)  |  407 state tests  |  709 commercial tests

Pointe Coupee  –  169 case(s)  |  20 death(s)  |  166 state tests  |  974 commercial tests

West Baton Rouge  –  148 case(s)  |  30 death(s)  |  28 state tests  |  1,004 commercial tests

Lincoln  –  121 case(s)  |  13 death(s)  |  109 state tests  |  1,108 commercial tests

Allen  –  118 case(s)  |  10 death(s)  |  43 state tests  |  638 commercial tests

Webster  –  117 case(s)  |  5 death(s)  |  13 state tests  |  2,041 commercial tests

Richland  –  107 case(s)  |  1 death(s)  |  30 state tests  |  1,473 commercial tests

Catahoula  –  106 case(s)  |  3 death(s)  |  13 state tests  |  423 commercial tests

Natchitoches  –  103 case(s)  |  12 death(s)  |  67 state tests  |  1,200 commercial tests

Avoyelles  –  93 case(s)  |  9 death(s)  |  84 state tests  |  1,264 commercial tests

Morehouse  –  93 case(s)  |  5 death(s)  |  38 state tests  |  1,311 commercial tests

Winn  –  89 case(s)  |  2 death(s)  |  91 state tests  |  464 commercial tests

Bienville  –  84 case(s)  |  20 death(s)  |  20 state tests  |  742 commercial tests

Parish Under Investigation  –  72 case(s)  |  0 death(s)  |  0 state tests  |  0 commercial tests

Jackson  –  70 case(s)  |  10 death(s)  |  57 state tests  |  595 commercial tests

Jefferson Davis  –  70 case(s)  |  6 death(s)  |  400 state tests  |  978 commercial tests

Evangeline  –  66 case(s)  |  1 death(s)  |  199 state tests  |  929 commercial tests

Claiborne  –  58 case(s)  |  10 death(s)  |  35 state tests  |  614 commercial tests

Concordia  –  57 case(s)  |  5 death(s)  |  6 state tests  |  420 commercial tests

Beauregard  –  52 case(s)  |  4 death(s)  |  15 state tests  |  1,045 commercial tests

Caldwell  –  50 case(s)  |  0 death(s)  |  118 state tests  |  489 commercial tests

Vermilion  –  45 case(s)  |  3 death(s)  |  35 state tests  |  2,017 commercial tests

Red River  –  43 case(s)  |  6 death(s)  |  16 state tests  |  342 commercial tests

St. Helena  –  41 case(s)  |  1 death(s)  |  9 state tests  |  202 commercial tests

La Salle  –  40 case(s)  |  0 death(s)  |  32 state tests  |  610 commercial tests

East Carroll  –  37 case(s)  |  0 death(s)  |  5 state tests  |  494 commercial tests

Sabine  –  29 case(s)  |  0 death(s)  |  29 state tests  |  689 commercial tests

Madison  –  24 case(s)  |  0 death(s)  |  11 state tests  |  274 commercial tests

Grant  –  22 case(s)  |  1 death(s)  |  23 state tests  |  456 commercial tests

Vernon  –  21 case(s)  |  2 death(s)  |  8 state tests  |  1,036 commercial tests

West Carroll  –  18 case(s)  |  0 death(s)  |  25 state tests  |  441 commercial tests

Tensas  –  5 case(s)  |  0 death(s)  |  2 state tests  |  115 commercial tests

Cameron  –  3 case(s)  |  0 death(s)  |  1 state tests  |  106 commercial tests

Nationwide, positive COVID-19 cases total 1.53 million with 287,000 recovered and 90,263 deaths. According to the  COVID Tracking project data 11.5 million Americans have been tested.

Global positive cases total 4.76 million with 1.75 million recovered and 316 ,000 deaths.

 

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