Here’s the latest COVID-19 case, death and hospitalization data from the state.

ATLANTA — We’re breaking down the trends and relaying information from across the state of Georgia as it comes in, bringing perspective to the data and context to the trends.

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  • As of 3 p.m., there have been 6,602 deaths in Georgia, an increase of 3 since the previous day. Over the last 14 days (9/7-9/20), the average daily increase in newly reported deaths was 40.36 deaths each day. Over the previous 14-day period (8/24-9/6), the average daily increase in newly reported deaths was 64.64.
  • There have been 306,155 cases confirmed in Georgia, an increase of 1,134 since the previous day. Over the last 14 days, the average daily increase in newly confirmed cases was 1,639.71 new cases a day. Over the previous 14-day period, the average daily increase in newly confirmed cases was 2,089.
  • There have been 27,377 total patients hospitalized in Georgia during the pandemic, an increase of 39 since the previous day according to the Department of Public Health’s cumulative total. Over the last 14 days, the average daily increase in new patients was 132.43 new patients a day. Over the previous 14-day period, the average daily increase in new patients was 153.86.
  • The Georgia Emergency Management Agency began reporting current statewide hospitalizations on May 1. That day they reported 1,500 current hospitalizations. The agency discontinued its daily report on Sept. 5 pointing instead to the newly created Georgia COVID-19 Data Hub.
  • According to Georgia’s new database, as of Sept. 20, there were 1,420 current hospitalizations – an increase of 3 hospitalizations from the previous day.

Fulton    26992    564

Gwinnett    26618    391

DeKalb    18072    349

Non-GA Resident/Unknown State    17059    149

Chatham    8114    146

Clayton    7015    158

Richmond    6867    153

Muscogee    5864    163

Cherokee    5770    91

Whitfield    4451    60

Lowndes    3814    76

Forsyth    3731    42

Columbia    3625    57

Douglas    3440    70

Dougherty    3124    182

Houston    3043    77

Bulloch    2782    25

Paulding    2716    49

Carroll    2644    63

Baldwin    2056    55

Colquitt    1907    33

Jackson    1883    30

Rockdale    1811    35

Fayette    1745    49

Chattahoochee    1624    1

Laurens    1586    62

Habersham    1557    66

Effingham    1376    23

Spalding    1279    56

Decatur    1108    27

Catoosa    1101    17

Liberty    1062    22

Appling    1007    26

Stephens    1000    33

Mitchell    779    45

Jefferson    767    23

Ben Hill    738    20

Chattooga    723    12

Franklin    713    11

Jeff Davis    703    19

Washington    654    8

McDuffie    579    13

Meriwether    534    12

Bleckley    426    19

Brantley    342    10

Wilkinson    332    17

Randolph    331    28

Oglethorpe    317    11

Montgomery    292    5

Taliaferro    21    0




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