Due to the observance of Independence Day, the Louisiana Department of Health did not update the COVID-19 dashboard on July 4.

According to the July 5, 2020 noon update from the Louisiana Department of Health (LDH), 65,226 (up from 63,289 on 7/3) total cases of coronavirus have now been confirmed in Louisiana.There are currently 926 COVID-19 patients in hospitals (up from 852 on 7/3), 105 (up from 93 on 7/3) of which are on ventilators.

All 64 parishes in the state have reported confirmed cases. There have been 3,180 total deaths (up from 3,170 on 7/3) reported statewide with 43,026 presumed recoveries.

LDH

Here are the cumulative confirmed cases by month (previous months) and day (current month):

  • March: 5,237
  • April: 28,001  |  (+22,764)
  • May: 39,916  |  (+11,915)
  • June: 58,095  |  (+18,179)
  • July 1: 60,178
  • July 2: 61,561
  • July 3: 63,289
  • July 4: Data not available
  • July 5: 65,226

For more information, please visit the Louisiana Department of Health's Coronavirus Resource Page.

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