A total of 4,387 new cases of coronavirus and 21 more virus-related fatalities were reported across Georgia on Monday by this state’s Department of Public Health.
According to the latest update by the DPH issued just before 3 pm, there have been 936,471 confirmed cases of COVID-19 statewide since the beginning of this pandemic. The state’s death toll currently stands at 18,732. The number of confirmed cases totaled 10,286 here in Floyd County, which has also had a total of 197 deaths. Gwinnett County has had the most confirmed cases in the state with 89,998. Fulton County has had the most deaths with 1,380.
As of the most recent update to the vaccine dashboard on Monday, 8,815,290 vaccines have been administered across the state; 46 percent of all Georgians have received at least a dose of the vaccine, while 40 percent have been fully vaccinated. Here in Floyd County, 36 percent of residents have had a dose of the vaccine, while 33 percent have been fully vaccinated.
Get more information about COVID-19 and vaccination in Georgia from the state Department of Public Health website at www.dph.georgia.gov.