The Tennessee Department of Health reported 4,808 new cases of COVID-19 and 44 deaths in the state on Saturday.
The Department of Health reports a total of 680,847 total cases, 8,355 deaths, 2,805 currently hospitalized and 605,596 inactive/recovered patients. There have been 6,000,691 patients tested.
The Tennessee Department of Health reported 111,329 residents had received COVID-19 vaccinations since 1/7/21. 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||862||0%|
|Black or African-American||85,350||13%|
|Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander||462||0%|
|Ethnicity||Number of cases||Percent|
|Not Hispanic or Latino||412,033||61%|
|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.