ALABAMA (WRBL) – As of 3:00/2:00 p.m. CDT, the Alabama Department of Public Health’s COVID-19 Dashboard reports 404,401 confirmed cases of coronavirus statewide, with 8,446 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 116,379 probable cases of COVID-19 across the state and 2,282 probable deaths. The ADPH says there have been 5,803 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 404,194 confirmed cases of the coronavirus on April 13. Since the last report, 207 new cases have been confirmed as reported by the ADPH, since April 13.
So far, Alabama health officials say that 2,120,129 COVID-19 vaccine doses have been administered, as reported on April 13.
The current number of Alabamians who have been hospitalized for treatment of coronavirus to date, 48,134. 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 April 14, the ADPH reports 130,327 cases have been tested with the antibody test.
Today, April 14, the ADPH reports there are 8,694 reported cases in Lee County. Currently, there are 1,741 cases confirmed in Chambers County, 3,229 in Russell County, and 1,261 in Barbour County.
As of our last update, April 13, there were 8,689 residents who have tested positive for the virus in Lee County, with 1,741 in Chambers County, 3,227 cases in Russell County, and 1,256 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.