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Monday update: MSDH reports spike in new cases in Adams County; cases up nearly 500 across state

The Mississippi Department of Health reported the largest spike in new COVID-19 cases for Adams County since the state began reporting data on the virus.

MSDH reported 18 new cases of the virus in Adams County. The spike is a 9 percent increase from the 204 cases that were reported Sunday.

Previously, the largest spike in cases reported by the state was on May 1 and April 10, when 15 new cases were reported.

Seven new cases were also reported by the state in Claiborne County and four new cases in Jefferson County.

MSDH reported 498 new cases of COVID-19 in the state and 20 new deaths related to the virus Monday.

Of the 17,768 total number of people who tested positive for COVID-19 cases in the state, MSDH said that approximately 11,203 people (63 percent) have recovered.

Here is a county-by-county breakdown:

 

County Total Cases Total Deaths Total LTC Facility Cases Total LTC Facility Deaths
Adams 222 17 43 10
Alcorn 22 1 0 0
Amite 66 2 12 2
Attala 317 20 89 17
Benton 16 0 1 0
Bolivar 176 11 19 4
Calhoun 72 4 23 4
Carroll 120 11 45 9
Chickasaw 153 15 35 10
Choctaw 58 2 0 0
Claiborne 127 7 42 6
Clarke 163 21 17 9
Clay 134 4 0 0
Coahoma 139 4 0 0
Copiah 357 4 1 0
Covington 190 2 1 0
Desoto 633 11 18 4
Forrest 635 40 92 28
Franklin 29 2 3 1
George 31 2 1 0
Greene 47 1 15 0
Grenada 127 4 17 2
Hancock 93 12 8 3
Harrison 288 7 3 2
Hinds 1164 26 85 13
Holmes 461 31 96 15
Humphreys 74 7 17 5
Issaquena 0 0 0 0
Itawamba 92 8 33 7
Jackson 329 16 38 5
Jasper 184 4 0 0
Jefferson 50 1 0 0
Jefferson Davis 85 3 4 1
Jones 777 36 107 21
Kemper 163 11 37 8
Lafayette 157 4 40 1
Lamar 262 5 3 2
Lauderdale 785 70 177 45
Lawrence 109 1 0 0
Leake 466 12 2 0
Lee 237 9 35 3
Leflore 309 42 96 28
Lincoln 300 32 92 25
Lowndes 274 9 19 5
Madison 807 29 100 15
Marion 127 9 15 2
Marshall 93 3 0 0
Monroe 280 25 93 22
Montgomery 86 1 0 0
Neshoba 772 47 69 22
Newton 301 5 4 0
Noxubee 204 6 15 3
Oktibbeha 300 16 93 13
Panola 102 3 0 0
Pearl River 217 31 46 11
Perry 52 3 0 0
Pike 211 11 14 6
Pontotoc 60 3 3 1
Prentiss 57 3 21 3
Quitman 32 0 0 0
Rankin 485 9 3 0
Scott 673 12 13 2
Sharkey 7 0 0 0
Simpson 108 0 2 0
Smith 168 11 51 8
Stone 34 0 0 0
Sunflower 103 3 0 0
Tallahatchie 35 1 0 0
Tate 103 1 2 0
Tippah 84 11 0 0
Tishomingo 41 0 1 0
Tunica 58 3 12 2
Union 92 7 19 6
Walthall 76 0 0 0
Warren 214 12 38 8
Washington 215 8 7 1
Wayne 328 4 1 0
Webster 98 6 19 4
Wilkinson 85 9 5 2
Winston 136 1 0 0
Yalobusha 121 7 35 7
Yazoo 310 6 18 2
Total 17,768 837 2,065 435