A total of 402 new cases of coronavirus and 26 more virus-related fatalities were reported in Georgia on Wednesday by the state’s Department of Public Health.
According to the latest update by the DPH issued just before 3 pm, there have been 1,940,541 confirmed cases of COVID-19 statewide since the beginning of this pandemic. The state’s death toll now stands at 31,241. The number of confirmed cases totaled 22,967 in Floyd County, which has additionally had a total of 417 fatalities. Fulton County has had the most confirmed cases in this state with 186,737 and the most deaths with 2,060.
As of Wednesday’s to the vaccine dashboard, 14,658,722 vaccines have been administered statewide; 63 percent of all Georgians have received at least one dose, while 56 percent have been fully vaccinated. Among fully vaccinated Georgians, 40 percent have had an additional dose; 22 percent of residents statewide have had a booster.
Get more information about COVID-19 and vaccination in Georgia from the state Department of Public Health website at www.dph.georgia.gov.