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COVID-19: State Update - 765,296 cases, 14,699 deaths

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Posted at 12:08 PM, Nov 15, 2021
and last updated 2021-11-15 13:10:58-05

As of November 15, the number of total coronavirus cases reported in Louisiana increased by 942 and there have been 14 new deaths, according to the Louisiana Department of Health.

The total number of cases reported to the state as of Friday is 765,296. The current total death count is 14,699.

LDH reports that not fully vaccinated Louisiana residents accounted for 81 percent of cases and 78 percent of deaths from October 28 to November 3, 2021. Those not fully vaccinated also accounted for 86 percent of current COVID hospitalizations.

LDH is reporting an additional 17,555 COVID-19 vaccinations administered since the last update. The state has now administered 4,584,412 doses, including 2,234,221 completed two-dose series. The data will be updated every Monday and Thursday. In LDH Region 4, which includes Acadiana, 290,726 vaccine series have been initiated and 264,209 (43.59% of the population) have been completed. A total of 342,629 "extra doses" have been administered since the last update.

On Monday, March 29, all Louisiana residents 16 and older became eligible for a COVID-19 vaccine.

On Wednesday, November 3, the CDC and LDH recommended all children 5 years and above get vaccinated against COVID-19.

Residents wanting to receive a vaccine can find more information, here.

196 individuals are hospitalized with COVID across the state (down 17 from Friday) 34 of those patients were on ventilators (down 3 from Friday).

According to the state, Monday was the first time since the pandemic started that COVID hospitalizations were less than 200.

Across Acadiana, there were 184 new cases and 2 new deaths reported since Friday.

Parishes in Acadiana (probable and confirmed cases and deaths)

  • Acadia - 10,567 cases (up 19)| 250 deaths (up 1)
  • Calcasieu -34,709 cases (up 43) | 622 deaths (no change)
  • Evangeline - 5,883 cases (up 5) | 141 deaths (no change)
  • Iberia - 12,558 cases (up 10) | 226 deaths (no change)
  • Jefferson Davis - 4,771 cases (up 11) | 128 deaths (no change)
  • Lafayette - 39,322 cases (up 53) | 405 deaths (up 1)
  • St. Landry - 14,277 cases (up 19) | 347 deaths (no change)
  • St. Martin - 8,457 cases (up 5) | 161 deaths (no change)
  • St. Mary - 8,563 cases (up 5) | 223 deaths (no change)
  • Vermilion - 10,310 (up 14) | 191 deaths (no change)

See the full breakdown from the Louisiana Department of Health, here.

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FROM FRIDAY:

As of November 12, the number of total coronavirus cases reported in Louisiana increased by 726 and there have been 23 new deaths, according to the Louisiana Department of Health.

The total number of cases reported to the state as of Friday is 764,354. The current total death count is 14,685.

LDH reports that not fully vaccinated Louisiana residents accounted for 81 percent of cases and 78 percent of deaths from October 28 to November 3, 2021. Those not fully vaccinated also accounted for 85 percent of current COVID hospitalizations.

LDH is reporting an additional 17,273 COVID-19 vaccinations administered since the last update. The state has now administered 4,566,857 doses, including 2,228,298 completed two-dose series. The data will be updated every Monday and Thursday. In LDH Region 4, which includes Acadiana, 289,936 vaccine series have been initiated and 263,650 (43.5% of the population) have been completed. A total of 293,133 "extra doses" have been administered since the last update.

On Monday, March 29, all Louisiana residents 16 and older became eligible for a COVID-19 vaccine.

On Wednesday, November 3, the CDC and LDH recommended all children 5 years and above get vaccinated against COVID-19.

Residents wanting to receive a vaccine can find more information, here.

213 individuals are hospitalized with COVID across the state (down 18 from Wednesday) 37 of those patients were on ventilators (up 1 from Wednesday)

Across Acadiana, there were 95 new cases and 6 new deaths reported since Wednesday.

Parishes in Acadiana (probable and confirmed cases and deaths)

  • Acadia - 10,548 cases (up 5)| 249 deaths (no change)
  • Calcasieu -34,666 cases (up 22) | 622 deaths (up 3)
  • Evangeline - 5,878 cases (up 6) | 141 deaths (no change)
  • Iberia - 12,548 cases (up 4) | 226 deaths (no change)
  • Jefferson Davis - 4,760 cases (up 4) | 128 deaths (up 1)
  • Lafayette - 39,269 cases (up 23) | 404 deaths (no change)
  • St. Landry - 14,258 cases (up 16) | 347 deaths (no change)
  • St. Martin - 8,452 cases (up 7) | 161 deaths (no change)
  • St. Mary - 8,558 cases (up 3) | 223 deaths (up 1)
  • Vermilion - 10,296 (up 5) | 191 deaths (up 1)

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FROM THURSDAY:

Data was not updated on Thursday, November 11, 2021, in observance of Veterans Day.

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FROM WEDNESDAY:

As of November 10, the number of total coronavirus cases reported in Louisiana increased by 495 and there have been 13 new deaths, according to the Louisiana Department of Health.

The total number of cases reported to the state as of Wednesday is 763,628. The current total death count is 14,662.

LDH reports that not fully vaccinated Louisiana residents accounted for 81 percent of cases and 78 percent of deaths from October 28 to November 3, 2021. Those not fully vaccinated also accounted for 88 percent of current COVID hospitalizations.

LDH is reporting an additional 18,880 COVID-19 vaccinations administered since the last update. The state has now administered 4,549,584 doses, including 2,221,353 completed two-dose series. The data will be updated every Monday and Thursday. In LDH Region 4, which includes Acadiana, 288,762 vaccine series have been initiated and 262,823 (43.37% of the population) have been completed. A total of 293,133 "extra doses" have been administered since the last update.

On Monday, March 29, all Louisiana residents 16 and older became eligible for a COVID-19 vaccine.

On Wednesday, November 3, the CDC and LDH recommended all children 5 years and above get vaccinated against COVID-19.

Residents wanting to receive a vaccine can find more information, here.

231 individuals are hospitalized with COVID across the state (up 2 from Tuesday) 36 of those patients were on ventilators (no change from Tuesday)

Across Acadiana, there were 108 new cases and 2 new deaths reported since Tuesday.

Parishes in Acadiana (probable and confirmed cases and deaths)

  • Acadia - 10,543 cases (up 10)| 249 deaths (no change)
  • Calcasieu -34,644 cases (up 24) | 619 deaths (up 1)
  • Evangeline - 5,872 cases (up 8) | 141 deaths (no change)
  • Iberia - 12,544 cases (up 11) | 226 deaths (no change)
  • Jefferson Davis - 4,756 cases (up 3) | 127 deaths (no change)
  • Lafayette - 39,246 cases (up 21) | 404 deaths (no change)
  • St. Landry - 14,242 cases (up 15) | 347 deaths (no change)
  • St. Martin - 8,445 cases (up 3) | 161 deaths (no change)
  • St. Mary - 8,555 cases (up 3) | 222 deaths (up 1)
  • Vermilion - 10,291 (up 10) | 190 deaths (no change)

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FROM TUESDAY:

As of November 9, the number of total coronavirus cases reported in Louisiana increased by 474 and there have been 27 new deaths, according to the Louisiana Department of Health.

The total number of cases reported to the state as of Tuesday is 763,133. The current total death count is 14,649.

LDH reports that not fully vaccinated Louisiana residents accounted for 83 percent of cases and 76 percent of deaths from October 21 to October 27, 2021. Those not fully vaccinated also accounted for 88 percent of current COVID hospitalizations.

LDH is reporting an additional 18,880 COVID-19 vaccinations administered since the last update. The state has now administered 4,549,584 doses, including 2,221,353 completed two-dose series. The data will be updated every Monday and Thursday. In LDH Region 4, which includes Acadiana, 288,762 vaccine series have been initiated and 262,823 (43.37% of the population) have been completed. A total of 293,133 "extra doses" have been administered since the last update.

On Monday, March 29, all Louisiana residents 16 and older became eligible for a COVID-19 vaccine.

On Wednesday, November 3, the CDC and LDH recommended all children 5 years and above get vaccinated against COVID-19.

Residents wanting to receive a vaccine can find more information, here.

229 individuals are hospitalized with COVID across the state (up 17 from Monday) 36 of those patients were on ventilators (up 5 from Monday)

Across Acadiana, there were 93 new cases and 5 new deaths reported since Monday.

Parishes in Acadiana (probable and confirmed cases and deaths)

  • Acadia - 10,533 cases (up 8)| 249 deaths (no change)
  • Calcasieu -34,620 cases (up 22) | 618 deaths (up 2)
  • Evangeline - 5,864 cases (up 2) | 141 deaths (up 1)
  • Iberia - 12,533 cases (up 3) | 226 deaths (up 1)
  • Jefferson Davis - 4,753 cases (up 5) | 127 deaths (no change)
  • Lafayette - 39,225 cases (up 32) | 404 deaths (no change)
  • St. Landry - 14,227 cases (up 6) | 347 deaths (no change)
  • St. Martin - 8,442 cases (up 3) | 161 deaths (no change)
  • St. Mary - 8,552 cases (up 1) | 221 deaths (no change)
  • Vermilion - 10,281 (up 11) | 190 deaths (up 1)

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FROM MONDAY:

As of November 8, the number of total coronavirus cases reported in Louisiana increased by 810 and there have been 7 new deaths, according to the Louisiana Department of Health.

The total number of cases reported to the state as of Monday is 762,659. The current total death count is 14,622.

LDH reports that not fully vaccinated Louisiana residents accounted for 83 percent of cases and 80 percent of deaths from October 21 to October 27, 2021. Those not fully vaccinated also accounted for 89 percent of current COVID hospitalizations.

LDH is reporting an additional 18,880 COVID-19 vaccinations administered since the last update. The state has now administered 4,549,584 doses, including 2,221,353 completed two-dose series. The data will be updated every Monday and Thursday. In LDH Region 4, which includes Acadiana, 288,762 vaccine series have been initiated and 262,823 (43.37% of the population) have been completed. A total of 293,133 "extra doses" have been administered since the last update.

On Monday, March 29, all Louisiana residents 16 and older became eligible for a COVID-19 vaccine.

On Wednesday, November 3, the CDC and LDH recommended all children 5 years and above get vaccinated against COVID-19.

Residents wanting to receive a vaccine can find more information, here.

217 individuals are hospitalized with COVID across the state (down 9 from Friday) 31 of those patients were on ventilators (down 7 from Friday)

Across Acadiana, there were 165 new cases and 3 new death reported since Friday.

Parishes in Acadiana (probable and confirmed cases and deaths)

  • Acadia - 10,525 cases (up 9)| 249 deaths (down 1)
  • Calcasieu -34,598 cases (up 42) | 616 deaths (up 2)
  • Evangeline - 5,862 cases (up 5) | 140 deaths (no change)
  • Iberia - 12,530 cases (up 14) | 225 deaths (no change)
  • Jefferson Davis - 4,748 cases (up 10) | 127 deaths (no change)
  • Lafayette - 39,193 cases (up 30) | 404 deaths (no change)
  • St. Landry - 14,221 cases (up 33) | 347 deaths (up 1)
  • St. Martin - 8,439 cases (up 8) | 161 deaths (no change)
  • St. Mary - 8,551 cases (up 5) | 221 deaths (no change)
  • Vermilion - 10,270 (up 9) | 189 deaths (no change)

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