The Louisiana Department of Health has issued its daily update for Friday, June 12th.

There are now 44,995 confirmed cases of coronavirus in Louisiana. That is 523 more reported cases since yesterday.

Numbers show that there are 549 reported COVID-19 patients currently hospitalized - 4 fewer than yesterday.

74 patients are on ventilators across the state. That is 3 fewer patients since yesterday

The total number of deaths reported due to the coronavirus is now at 2,883, an increase of 9 since yesterday.

As of today, 33,904 COVID-19 patients are presumed to have recovered. That's 2,176 more recovered patients since last week.

The total number of coronavirus cases in the Acadiana region is 2,903 with 210 deaths reported.

Lafayette Parish: 988 cases, 32 deaths

(Up 31 new cases, 1 fewer death reported since yesterday)

Iberia Parish: 435 cases, 42 deaths

(Up 5 new cases, 1 new death reported since yesterday)

St. Martin Parish: 316 cases, 26 deaths

(Up 9 new cases, 1 new death since yesterday)

St. Mary Parish: 348 cases, 33 deaths

(Up 2 new cases, 0 new deaths since yesterday)

St. Landry Parish: 326 cases, 55 deaths

(Up 2 new cases, 0 new deaths since yesterday)

Acadia Parish: 535 cases, 31 deaths

(Up 6 new cases, 0 new deaths since yesterday)

Evangeline Parish: 87 cases, 1 death

(Up 2 new cases, 0 new deaths since yesterday)

Vermilion Parish: 69 cases, 4 deaths

(Up 4 new cases, 0 new deaths since yesterday)

The numbers are updated and released every day at noon.