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Sunday update: State reports 123 new virus cases, 9 deaths

On Sunday, the Mississippi State Department of Health reported 123 new COVID-19 cases and nine new deaths in the state.

Mississippi’s total number of COVID-19 cases since March 11 now stands at 9,501 with 430 deaths.

MSDH reports the total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Adams County stands at 159 with 12 COVID-19-related deaths. Five deaths and 39 cases were patients in long-term care facilities in the county.

The number of Mississippians hospitalized with the virus as of 6 p.m. Saturday has increased slightly 447 patients.

More details of COVID-19 in the state, along with preventive steps to take against coronavirus, are online at http://HealthyMS.com/covid-19

The Mississippi Coronavirus Hotline is the best way to get your questions about COVID-19 answered. Call 877-978-6453 from 7 a.m. to 11 p.m. seven days a week.

Cases and Deaths by County

Totals of all reported cases since March 11, including those in long-term care (LTC) facilities.

County Total Cases Total Deaths Total LTC Facility Cases Total LTC Facility Deaths
Adams 159 12 39 5
Alcorn 10 1 0 0
Amite 38 0 1 0
Attala 190 4 60 4
Benton 13 0 1 0
Bolivar 118 9 16 3
Calhoun 57 4 23 4
Carroll 103 4 45 3
Chickasaw 92 10 25 6
Choctaw 16 2 0 0
Claiborne 41 0 0 0
Clarke 81 8 13 4
Clay 66 3 0 0
Coahoma 71 3 0 0
Copiah 162 1 1 0
Covington 90 1 1 1
Desoto 331 5 1 1
Forrest 314 21 48 10
Franklin 19 1 1 0
George 15 1 0 0
Greene 6 1 0 0
Grenada 51 2 14 2
Hancock 74 10 6 3
Harrison 198 6 1 1
Hinds 670 15 53 9
Holmes 213 19 40 8
Humphreys 30 4 7 2
Itawamba 68 6 33 5
Jackson 275 11 39 2
Jasper 86 2 0 0
Jefferson 30 0 0 0
Jefferson Davis 53 1 2 0
Jones 247 5 25 1
Kemper 92 6 23 4
Lafayette 98 3 36 0
Lamar 152 4 3 2
Lauderdale 482 43 120 26
Lawrence 66 0 1 0
Leake 299 3 0 0
Lee 77 4 5 0
Leflore 185 18 45 8
Lincoln 186 14 64 10
Lowndes 83 3 7 2
Madison 431 12 52 9
Marion 81 7 14 2
Marshall 55 2 0 0
Monroe 199 21 92 19
Montgomery 69 1 0 0
Neshoba 315 14 32 6
Newton 138 1 1 0
Noxubee 102 2 9 2
Oktibbeha 89 4 27 3
Panola 43 2 0 0
Pearl River 189 24 42 6
Perry 34 1 0 0
Pike 168 10 14 5
Pontotoc 24 2 4 0
Prentiss 36 2 22 2
Quitman 17 0 0 0
Rankin 250 6 6 0
Scott 457 6 9 1
Sharkey 5 0 0 0
Simpson 61 0 2 0
Smith 100 6 26 3
Stone 24 0 0 0
Sunflower 63 3 0 0
Tallahatchie 12 1 0 0
Tate 50 0 1 0
Tippah 65 11 0 0
Tishomingo 10 0 1 0
Tunica 38 2 12 2
Union 47 3 13 2
Walthall 39 0 0 0
Warren 117 2 12 0
Washington 82 3 4 1
Wayne 27 0 2 0
Webster 22 1 0 0
Wilkinson 77 9 5 2
Winston 63 0 0 0
Yalobusha 31 0 0 0
Yazoo 164 2 1 0
Total 9,501 430 1,202 191

The numbers in this table are provisional. County case numbers and deaths may change as investigation finds new or additional information about residence.