ALABAMA (WRBL) – As of 3:00/2:00 p.m. CDT, the Alabama Department of Public Health’s COVID-19 Dashboard reports 382,331 confirmed cases of coronavirus statewide, with 7,526 confirmed to have died from the virus.
Alabama now also reports the number of probable cases of COVID-19 and of probable deaths caused by the virus, with 105,189 probable cases of COVID-19 across the state and 2,066 probable deaths. The ADPH says there have been 15,007 COVID-19 cases reported over the last 14 days.
The Alabama COVID-19 case numbers have increased since our last update, when the ADPH reported 380,594 confirmed cases of the coronavirus on Feb. 19. Since the last report, 1,737 new cases have been confirmed as reported by the ADPH, since Feb. 19.
So far, Alabama health officials say that 768,331 COVID-19 vaccine doses have been administered, as reported on Feb. 22
The current number of Alabamians who have been hospitalized for treatment of coronavirus to date, is 44,767. The total number of reported hospitalizations in the state will be updated Monday through Friday at 3 p.m., according to the ADPH.
As of Sept. 1, 2020, the Alabama Department of Public Health is reporting antibody testing for COVID-19. On Feb. 22, the ADPH reports 115,044 cases have been tested with the antibody test.
Today, Feb. 22, the ADPH reports there are 8,282 reported cases in Lee County. Currently, there are 1,680 cases confirmed in Chambers County, 3,112 in Russell County, and 1,178 in Barbour County.
As of our last update, Feb. 19, there were 8,268 residents who have tested positive for the virus in Lee County, with 1,676 in Chambers County, 3,103 cases in Russell County, and 1,166 positive cases in Barbour County.
The live tracker managed by the state showing COVID-19 data is currently updating once a day at 10 a.m.