LDH: September 21st Louisiana COVID-19 UPDATE
The Louisiana Department of Health has issued its daily update for Monday, September 21st.
There have been 161,462 confirmed cases of coronavirus in Louisiana. That's 249 more reported cases since yesterday.
Numbers show that there are 587 reported COVID-19 patients currently hospitalized.
93 patients are on ventilators across the state.
LDH reports the total number of deaths due to COVID-19 is 5,207. That is 9 more reported deaths since yesterday.
145,570 COVID-19 patients are presumed to have recovered, as of September 14th. That's 5,130 more recovered cases than the week before.
Lafayette Parish: 8,822 total cases, 123 total deaths
Iberia Parish: 2,880 total cases, 89 total deaths
St. Martin Parish: 2,058 total cases, 61 total deaths
St. Mary Parish: 1,891 total cases, 77 total deaths
St. Landry Parish: 3,260 total cases, 124 total deaths
Acadia Parish: 2,929 total cases, 96 total deaths
Evangeline Parish: 1,297 total cases, 32 total deaths
Vermilion Parish: 2,002 total cases, 58 total deaths
The numbers are updated and released every day except Saturdays at noon.