La. reports 171 additional virus cases Monday; hospitalizations increase again
MONDAY: The state is reporting 171 additional cases after a low number of new tests, bringing the statewide total to 232,414. There were 13 additional deaths, a total of 6,420 statewide.
Hospitalizations rose to 1241, and ventilator use was at 125.
WEEKEND: The state is reporting 1,641 new cases, a total of 232,245 statewide. The were 16 additional deaths, bringing the total to 6,407.
FRIDAY: The state is reporting 5,058 new cases, a total of 230,602 statewide. There were 41 additional deaths, bringing the total to 6,391.
The below map is provided by the state and is updated at noon Sunday-Friday; Cases released by hospitals or local governments during the day are not reported in the map until the next reporting deadline.
The tabs at the bottom of the map can be used to navigate limited information about the patients, including age groups.
Cumulative case counts by parish, as of Monday (11/30):
Ascension: 5,655 cases / 108 deaths
Assumption: 1,016 cases / 25 deaths
East Baton Rouge: 19,868 cases / 516 deaths
East Feliciana: 2,122 cases / 84 deaths
Iberville: 1,978 cases / 65 deaths
Livingston: 5,941 cases / 94 deaths
Pointe Coupee: 1,367 cases / 49 deaths
St. Helena: 512 cases / 4 death
St. James: 988 cases / 40 deaths
Tangipahoa: 6,638 cases / 142 deaths
West Baton Rouge: 1,331 cases / 43 deaths
West Feliciana: 790 cases / 25 deaths
The state has launched a hotline to answer the public's questions about the virus. Anyone looking to use the service can dial 2-1-1 to be connected to the network. Written answers can be answered online at www.la211help.org.
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