48ºF

Georgia reports 1,952 cases of COVID-19 Sunday, no additional deaths

Hospitalizations concern the experts battling COVID-19 in South Florida
Hospitalizations concern the experts battling COVID-19 in South Florida

After reporting 51 additional deaths related to COVID-19 on Saturday, the Georgia Department of Public Health report on Sunday showed no new deaths -- leaving the
state’s total at 8,462 since the pandemic began.

On Sunday, the state reported 1,952 new cases of covoravirus, bring the total to 386,949 confirmed cases since March 1.

According to the state Department of Public Health, 3,887,286 tests have been performed in the state, which had a 9.3% positivity rate, as of Sunday.

Georgia is also now reporting antigen-positive cases -- 38,040 -- and “probable" deaths -- 495. For more on those categories, click here.

(Note: There are variations in the day-to-day data reported by the Georgia Department of Public Health. Data are based on available information at the time of the report and may not reflect all cases or tests performed in Georgia on that particular day. At times, cases and deaths are removed from the overall running total reported by the Department of Public Health.)

On Sunday, 25 hospitalizations were reported, bringing the state’s total to 33,241.

(The chart below is updated daily and the numbers might not reflect the date this article was posted.)

County-by-county breakdown for Southeast Georgia

Common symptoms of COVID-19 include fever, cough, breathing trouble, sore throat, muscle pain, and loss of taste or smell. Most people develop only mild symptoms. But some people, usually those with other medical complications, develop more severe symptoms, including pneumonia.