October 30, 2020

Mississippi reports relatively stable numbers of new coronavirus cases

Mississippi reported a slightly increased number of new COVID-19 coronavirus cases Sunday over the trailing averages.

On Sunday, the state reported 277 new coronavirus cases were confirmed in the last 24 hours.

The state also reported 1 new death Sunday, which actually occurred September 10.

In total, 93,364 cases have been found in the state since March. The state believes approximately 79,000 of those cases have recovered.

A total of 2,810 people in Mississippi have died as a result of coronavirus, the state reported.

The 7-day, daily average of new cases rose to 499 with Sunday’s update.

The 14-day, daily average dropped to 463 cases per day.

Totals of all reported COVID-19 cases for 2020, including those in long-term care (LTC) facilities.

Detailed reporting of long-term care information will resume on Monday.

The numbers in this table are provisional. County case numbers and deaths may change as investigation finds new or additional information. The data provided below is the most current available.

County Total Cases Total Deaths
Adams 919 36
Alcorn 773 11
Amite 311 10
Attala 641 25
Benton 219 1
Bolivar 1794 65
Calhoun 506 12
Carroll 312 12
Chickasaw 655 24
Choctaw 179 5
Claiborne 452 16
Clarke 535 39
Clay 578 17
Coahoma 1123 27
Copiah 1162 33
Covington 805 22
De Soto 5411 55
Forrest 2390 70
Franklin 189 3
George 749 13
Greene 345 17
Grenada 1061 35
Hancock 561 21
Harrison 3732 72
Hinds 6974 155
Holmes 1092 58
Humphreys 373 15
Issaquena 103 3
Itawamba 762 21
Jackson 3388 67
Jasper 554 15
Jefferson 242 9
Jefferson Davis 325 11
Jones 2420 78
Kemper 286 15
Lafayette 2084 39
Lamar 1631 34
Lauderdale 1999 124
Lawrence 425 12
Leake 939 37
Lee 2606 67
Leflore 1369 80
Lincoln 1067 53
Lowndes 1399 57
Madison 3208 86
Marion 841 33
Marshall 1076 15
Monroe 1188 65
Montgomery 455 20
Neshoba 1536 103
Newton 757 23
Noxubee 543 15
Oktibbeha 1750 50
Panola 1440 27
Pearl River 865 50
Perry 407 18
Pike 1212 48
Pontotoc 1234 16
Prentiss 811 17
Quitman 374 5
Rankin 3190 75
Scott 1164 25
Sharkey 263 12
Simpson 1011 43
Smith 523 14
Stone 355 11
Sunflower 1417 44
Tallahatchie 754 18
Tate 951 37
Tippah 642 16
Tishomingo 658 37
Tunica 479 13
Union 978 24
Walthall 593 25
Warren 1381 50
Washington 2179 71
Wayne 877 21
Webster 331 13
Wilkinson 302 17
Winston 724 19
Yalobusha 417 14
Yazoo 1038 29
Total 93,364 2,810