1,482 New Cases of COVID-19 Reported in Louisiana Bringing the Total to 125,943

The Louisiana Department of Health is reporting an additional 1,482 cases of COVID-19 bringing the total number of cases to 125,943 statewide.

Posted: Aug 5, 2020 12:05 PM
Updated: Aug 6, 2020 12:03 PM

The Louisiana Department of Health is reporting an additional 1,482 cases of COVID-19 bringing the total number of cases to 125,943 statewide. The death toll now sits at 3,978.


Cases - 125,943 (1,482)
Deaths - 3,978 (+41)
Presumed Recovered - 89,083 as of 8/3/2020
Hospitalized - 1,471
Ventilators - 223

The total number of cases in Acadiana now stand at 21,242 with a death toll of 456.
Here's a break down of the numbers in Acadiana:


Acadia - 2,536 (+23) cases, 77 deaths
Evangeline - 817 (+12) cases, 2 deaths
Iberia - 2,412 cases (+4), 69 (+3)deaths
Jeff Davis - 983 (+9) cases, 24 deaths
Lafayette - 7,344 (+64) cases, 89 deaths
St. Landry - 2,556 (+26) cases, 81 (+3) deaths
St. Martin - 1,590 (+10) cases, 43 (+1) deaths
St. Mary - 1,511 (+7) cases, 51 (+2) deaths
Vermilion - 1,493 (+26) cases, 20 (+1) deaths

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