UPDATE 4/20/20 (NOON): Confirmed COVID-19 Cases Rise to 18,947 Statewide, 733 Deaths Now Reported

Georgia Department of Public Health has reported that there have been 18,947 confirmed cases of COVID-19 across the state as of 12-noon on Monday, April 20, 2020.  Floyd County has 123 confirmed cases and 8 deaths at the time of this report.  The number of confirmed cases in Polk County (30), Gordon County (67), Chattooga County (9), and Bartow (250).  Bartow County has 22 reported deaths related to Coronavirus.  There have been 733 deaths related to the coronavirus. The counties in Georgia with the highest confirmed cases are Fulton (2174), Dekalb (1508), Dougherty (1436), Cobb (1174), and Gwinnett (1164).

The DPH has typically been updating the COVID-19 daily status report twice daily at noon and at 7 pm. However, they are not updating at different time increments.  More detailed updates are available online at www.dph.georgia.gov.