The Latest: Mississippi’s updated coronavirus case counts, deaths

Published 11:54 am Monday, June 15, 2020

Mississippi reported additional COVID-19 coronavirus cases and deaths Monday with the 14-day average of new daily cases remaining steady.

The Mississippi State Department of Health reported an additional 283 new cases were confirmed in the last 24 hours bringing the total cases to 19,799. The state estimates more than 13,000 of those cases have fully recovered.

The state announced Monday 4 new deaths were attributed to the virus bringing the total death toll to 895.

Of the total deaths, the state reports 457 or 51% of the total were patients at long-term care facilities.

Mississippi’s 7-day average of new cases dropped to 290 per day. The record high of the 7-day average of new cases is 332 and was set on Friday.

The 14-day average of daily new cases rose slightly Monday to 289 cases per day. The 14-day, daily average record was 317 set on Wednesday.

Here are the county by county results:
County Total Cases Total Deaths Total LTC Facility Cases Total LTC Facility Deaths
Adams 226 17 43 10
Alcorn 30 1 0 0
Amite 72 2 12 2
Attala 332 23 89 19
Benton 17 0 1 0
Bolivar 194 12 19 4
Calhoun 80 4 23 4
Carroll 122 11 45 9
Chickasaw 168 16 35 10
Choctaw 65 2 0 0
Claiborne 140 8 42 7
Clarke 166 21 17 9
Clay 174 6 0 0
Coahoma 150 4 0 0
Copiah 412 6 3 0
Covington 206 3 1 0
Desoto 718 13 18 4
Forrest 681 41 93 29
Franklin 30 2 3 1
George 37 2 1 0
Greene 54 3 17 1
Grenada 164 4 17 2
Hancock 100 12 9 3
Harrison 367 7 3 2
Hinds 1308 27 88 13
Holmes 471 34 97 17
Humphreys 82 8 18 6
Issaquena 0 0 0 0
Itawamba 103 8 33 7
Jackson 367 16 38 5
Jasper 197 4 0 0
Jefferson 55 2 0 0
Jefferson Davis 84 3 3 1
Jones 881 39 118 21
Kemper 169 12 37 9
Lafayette 181 4 40 1
Lamar 288 6 3 2
Lauderdale 811 75 181 48
Lawrence 118 1 0 0
Leake 487 15 2 0
Lee 301 11 39 4
Leflore 368 45 157 31
Lincoln 327 32 93 25
Lowndes 317 9 19 5
Madison 889 30 101 16
Marion 145 9 15 2
Marshall 107 3 1 0
Monroe 295 25 93 22
Montgomery 97 1 0 0
Neshoba 881 50 68 22
Newton 322 6 4 0
Noxubee 212 6 15 3
Oktibbeha 363 17 98 14
Panola 127 4 0 0
Pearl River 223 31 45 11
Perry 54 3 0 0
Pike 244 11 17 6
Pontotoc 77 3 3 1
Prentiss 66 3 24 3
Quitman 50 0 0 0
Rankin 539 10 14 0
Scott 690 12 13 2
Sharkey 8 0 0 0
Simpson 119 1 2 0
Smith 180 11 52 8
Stone 35 0 0 0
Sunflower 121 4 0 0
Tallahatchie 43 1 0 0
Tate 134 1 2 0
Tippah 94 11 0 0
Tishomingo 47 0 2 0
Tunica 66 3 12 2
Union 102 8 19 7
Walthall 105 1 0 0
Warren 259 12 39 8
Washington 266 8 7 1
Wayne 389 7 3 0
Webster 109 8 50 7
Wilkinson 85 9 5 2
Winston 150 2 0 0
Yalobusha 138 7 35 7
Yazoo 348 6 19 2
Total 19,799 895 2,215 457

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