UPDATE: Georgia reports 178,323 confirmed COVID-19 cases statewide, with 4,044 in Columbus

Georgia

GEORGIA (WRBL) – As of the Georgia Department of Public Health’s latest update, the state reports that 178,323 people have tested positive for COVID-19 statewide, with 17,964 hospitalized for treatment and 3,642 Georgians who have died to the virus.

Those numbers have gone up since our last update, as the state of Georgia reported 175,052 patients were confirmed to have the coronavirus. 3,271 new cases have been confirmed since the last update.

The Georgia Department of Health is now also including antibody test results in their data, according to the updated daily status report. Based on the new reporting by the GaDPH, 13,606 cases have tested positive on the antibody, or serology, test.

In Columbus, 4,044 people have tested positive for COVID-19 and 80 have died, according to the latest DPH report.

Neighboring counties are still seeing the number of positive cases increase nearby Sumter County reports 708 cases. Currently, there are 2,130 positive cases in Troup County and 591 reported in Harris County.

The GaDPH’s status update page for coronavirus numbers is not currently showing the number of patients in the state presumed to have recovered from the illness so far.

As of June 2, the DPH only provides one daily update on the number of COVID-19 cases in the state at 3 p.m. EDT:

COUNTYCONFIRMED CASESTOTAL DEATHS
Fulton16867381
Gwinnett16255223
Non-GA Resident/Unknown State1477676
DeKalb11679213
Cobb10653297
Hall516572
Chatham459057
Clayton424895
Muscogee404480
Richmond320077
Bibb289458
Whitfield288124
Henry275139
Lowndes274427
Cherokee262353
Dougherty2523167
Unknown24296
Glynn220925
Douglas215846
Troup213053
Forsyth173018
Columbia168919
Carroll165342
Houston157242
Clarke155716
Newton145529
Bartow144055
Colquitt143721
Paulding130618
Coweta125818
Coffee124523
Tift118934
Floyd113815
Rockdale105714
Ware103824
Barrow100432
Bulloch100211
Habersham98348
Gordon92323
Thomas90239
Baldwin88438
Fayette87324
Jackson84913
Walton84032
Spalding80238
Sumter70856
Laurens6373
Harris59115
Polk5846
Mitchell57241
Effingham5711
Camden5684
Decatur5648
Toombs5587
Chattahoochee5521
Liberty5482
Wayne5414
Appling53616
Stephens50610
Walker50414
Bryan4976
Murray4952
Catoosa4919
Lee49022
Gilmer4633
Upson45745
Butts43236
Worth40823
Monroe39923
Bacon3966
Jefferson3945
Washington3761
Grady3754
Emanuel3746
Burke3727
Cook3676
Tattnall3651
Pierce3645
Oconee35915
Crisp35014
Brooks34614
Putnam34317
Franklin3394
Meriwether3385
Early33531
Jeff Davis3305
Ben Hill3192
Elbert3061
Charlton2963
Madison2944
Terrell28529
Peach28012
White2785
Hancock27534
Atkinson2742
McDuffie2619
Lumpkin2596
Dawson2563
Fannin2522
Pickens2525
Berrien2440
Stewart2445
Randolph24126
Telfair2386
Dooly23614
Jones2351
Hart2301
Banks2233
Greene22211
Echols2200
Brantley2174
Jenkins21719
Turner21418
Johnson2137
Lamar2128
Lanier2064
Candler1973
Evans1931
Union1846
Calhoun1836
Haralson1796
Dodge1782
Pike1783
Morgan1770
Oglethorpe1757
Rabun1723
Wilkes1683
Clinch1664
Macon16610
Wilkinson16210
Screven1619
Chattooga1582
Wilcox15418
Irwin1411
McIntosh1352
Marion1284
Heard1253
Talbot1233
Miller1200
Bleckley1183
Jasper1161
Lincoln1154
Montgomery1150
Seminole1152
Towns1071
Long1051
Dade1021
Crawford860
Wheeler821
Pulaski783
Treutlen783
Twiggs763
Clay692
Taylor652
Baker533
Schley461
Warren460
Webster362
Quitman271
Glascock190
Taliaferro70

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