April 11 DPH Covid-19 report: 2 additional Fayette cases, total at 94; Coweta pushes past 100

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428 state fatalities; 2,479 hospitalizations and 12,159 total cases — 

Here’s the Covid-19 pandemic report from the Georgia Department of Public Health for midday, April 11:

Total test-confirmed cases statewide: 12,159, which is 676 more than the previous day’s total of 11,483, an increase of 5.8%.

Statewide deaths: 428, an increase of 12 fatalities over the previous day’s total of 416, which is 2.8% higher than the report one day earlier.

State Covid-19 death rate: 3.52% of all confirmed cases reported, still under 4 deaths for every 100 confirmed cases

Fayette County: Confirmed infections  — 94 with 4 deaths (No breakout of how many in hospital)

Coweta County: Confirmed infections  — 101 with 2 deaths (No breakout of how many in hospital)

Hospitalized: 2,479 in hospital beds statewide, which is 20.39% of the total confirmed cases, compared to 2,351 in hospitals 24 hours earlier, an increase of 128 newly hospitalized patients (increase of 5.4% over the previous 24-hour period) across the state of Georgia.

Total coronavirus tests: 51,715 by private and state labs, which represents 5,568 (12%) more tests than the 46,147 tests in the previous 24-hour period. Note: State labs ran 3,281 tests, while commercial labs ran 48,434.

Total positive tests:  12,159 confirmations so far with all testing from both commercial and state labs, a positive confirmation rate of 23.5% of the total tests administered. Roughly 1 out of every 4 tests administered comes back with a positive reading on the presence of coronavirus.

Covid-19 in neighboring counties

Fulton — 1,422 cases, 50 deaths; Clayton — 331 cases, 11 deaths; Henry — 249 cases, 3 deaths; Coweta — 101 cases, 2 deaths; Fayette — 94 cases, 4 deaths; Spalding — 65 cases, 4 deaths.

New metric: Race of infected person (changed to 24 categories)

• Black — 2,627 (21.6%)

• White — 1,926 (15.8%)

• Other — 310 (2.5%)

• Unknown — 7,296 (60%) — Many previous test reports did not collect data about race or did not report race of person tested

Here’s what the raw numbers of new hospital patients across the state of Georgia and the corresponding rates of hospitalization increase day over day look like:

• March 26 — 79 new patients, 20% increase over previous 24-hour period

• March 27 — 93 new patients, 19.9% increase over previous 24-hour period

• March 28 — 51 new patients, 9% increase over previous 24-hour period

• March 29 — 49 new patients, 7.9% increase over previous 24-hour period

• March 30 — 41 new patients, 6.1% increase over previous 24-hour period

• March 31 — 111 new patients, 15.7% increase over previous 24-hour period

• April 1 — 134 new patients, 16.3% increase over previous 24-hour period

• April 2 — 104 new patients, 10.9% increase over previous 24-hour period

• April 3 — 102 new patients, 9.6% increase over previous 24-hour period

• April 4 — 81 new patients, 6.9% increase over previous 24-hour period

• April 5 — 44 new patients, 3.5% increase over previous 24-hour period

• April 6 — 48 new patients, 3.8% increase over previous 24-hour period

• April 7 — 442 new patients, 33.1% increase over previous 24-hour period

• April 8 — 206 new patients, 11.6% increase over previous 24-hour period

• April 9 — 179 new patients, 9% increase over previous 24-hour period

• April 10 — 192 new patients, 8.8% increase over previous 24-hour period

• April 11 — 128 new patients, 5.4% increase over previous 24-hour period

Confirmed cases by age group: Age 0-17 — 1%; age 18-59 — 61%; age 60+ — 35%; age unknown — 3%

Confirmed cases by sex: Female — 54%;  male — 44%; unknown — 2%

Below is the daily progression of reported Covid-19 cases and fatalities in Fayette County:

March 9 — 1 case, no deaths

March 13 — 5 cases, no deaths

March 17 — 5 cases, no deaths

March 19 — 9 cases, no deaths

March 20 — 9 cases, 1 death (male, 83, other medical conditions)

March 22 — 9 cases, 1 death

March 23 — 10 cases, 1 death

March 24 — 12 cases, 1 death.

March 25 — 12 cases, 1 death

March 26 — 14 cases, 2 deaths (no new details provided)

March 27 — 19 cases, 2 deaths

March 28 — 25 cases, 2 deaths

March 29 — 26 cases, 3 deaths (male, 83; male, 79; female, 77; all with underlying medical conditions)

March 30 — 32 cases, 3 deaths

March 31 — 44 cases, 4 deaths (female, 51, NO underlying medical condition)

April 1 — 48 cases, 4 deaths

April 2 — 52 cases, 4 deaths

April 3 — 58 cases, 4 deaths

April 4 — 62 cases, 4 deaths

April 5 — 67 cases, 4 deaths

April 6 — 74 cases, 4 deaths

April 7 — 79 cases, 4 deaths

April 8 — 85 cases, 4 deaths

April 9 — 89 cases, 3 deaths (one fewer than reported earlier, no explanation given by DPH, though likely a reclassification of cause of death of one person)

April 10 — 92 cases, 4 deaths (subtraction yesterday and addition today unexplained by DPH)

April 11 — 94 cases (#26 in state), 4 deaths