A total of 19,083 new cases of coronavirus and 85 more virus-related deaths were reported across Georgia on Monday by the state’s Department of Public Health.
According to the latest update by the DPH issued just before 3 pm, there have been 1,084,225 confirmed cases of COVID-19 statewide since the beginning of this pandemic. The state’s death toll now stands at 19,594. The number of confirmed cases totaled 12,162 in Floyd County, which has additionally had a total of 205 fatalities. Fulton County has had the most confirmed cases in the state with 97,905 and the most deaths with 1,412.
As of the most recent update to the vaccine dashboard on Monday, 9,673,280 vaccines have been administered across the state; 51 percent of all Georgians have received at least a dose of the vaccine, while 43 percent have been fully vaccinated. In Floyd County, 41 percent of the residents have had at least one dose, while 35 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. Both the COVID-19 Daily Status Report and the vaccine dashboard are currently only updated on weekdays, not on weekends or holidays.
Governor Brian Kemp and state officials gave an update about COVID-19 in Georgia on Monday at the State Capitol in Atlanta. It was live-streamed and may still be watched on the Governor’s website at www.gov.georgia.gov and on his Facebook page.