The Louisiana Department of Health's end of the week COVID update is out, and it continues all of the current trends in the pandemic.

Positivity remains low at 2.2% for the state, and hospitalizations remain plateaued, increasing by 1 since yesterday. 

See the numbers below:


New cases: 365

Confirmed total COVID cases: 399,827

New processed tests: 16,233

% positive today: 2.2%

New deaths: 10

Confirmed death total: 9,626

New confirmed Lafourche COVID cases: 15

Total Lafourche COVID cases: 9,888 (14 more than yesterday)

Total confirmed Lafourche COVID cases: 7,476

Lafourche's 7-day positivity: 2.7% (updated yesterday; down from 3.4% last Wednesday)

Louisiana COVID hospitalizations: 297 (up 1 from yesterday)

Louisiana COVID patients on ventilators: 30 (up 6 from yesterday)

Region 3 COVID hospitalizations: 17 (down 3 from yesterday)

Region 3 COVID patients on ventilators: 0 (same as yesterday).

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