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COVID-19 in Acadiana

Confirmed Cases: 176681
Reported Deaths: 5772
Confirmed Cases: 9315
Deaths: 137
Confirmed Cases: 3551
Deaths: 133
Confirmed Cases: 3043
Deaths: 93
Confirmed Cases: 2183
Deaths: 63
Confirmed Cases: 2097
Deaths: 70
Confirmed Cases: 3082
Deaths: 100
Confirmed Cases: 1388
Deaths: 38
Data updated each evening. Data sources: WHO, CDC, ECDC, NHC, DXY, Covid Tracking Project and state and national government health departments.
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