The Tennessee Department of Health reported 2,057 new cases of COVID-19 and 40 deaths in the state on Tuesday.
The Department of Health reports a total of 689,808 total cases, 8,470 deaths, 2,647 currently hospitalized and 624,306 inactive/recovered patients. There have been 6,056,533 patients tested.
The Tennessee Department of Health reported 263,888 people had recieved one dose of the COVID-19 vaccinations and 53,210 had received both doses. The state vaccinated 95,696 people in the last seven days beginning Jan. 11. The state updates the vaccination dashboard on Tuesday and Friday.
On Sept. 3, the Tennessee Department of Health announced it will no longer report "recovered" cases. Instead is now reported as "Inactive/Recovered" cases. "Inactive/Recovered" cases will include cases who are 14 days or more beyond their illness onset date (or, for asymptomatic individuals, their specimen collection date) and who are not deceased.
State COVID-19 Cases By The Numbers
|Race||Number of cases||Percent|
|American Indian or Alaska Native||874||0%|
|Black or African-American||86,387||13%|
|Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander||466||0%|
|Ethnicity||Number of cases||Percent|
|Not Hispanic or Latino||416,685||60%|
|Sex||Number of cases||Percent|
State case count by age
|Age Group||Number of Cases||Number of Deaths|
The number of confirmed coronavirus diagnoses reported to the Tennessee Department of Health by county: (numbers below updated by state at 2 p.m. daily, we will update our table as soon as it becomes available)
Tennessee 14-day new case trend
Source: Tennessee Department of Health
The Tennessee Department of Health has launched a new Public Information Hotline at: 1-877-857-2945 is available from 10 a.m.-10 p.m. CT daily.