Alabama reported 11,771 confirmed cases of COVID-19 cases late Sunday and 488 deaths.
That’s an increase of three deaths and just 72 new cases, though case reporting can be spotty on the weekends. In the past two weeks, the case count in Alabama has risen by 4,105, according to the Alabama Department of Public Health’s COVID-19 Data and Surveillance Dashboard.
Mobile County has the most cases in the state, with 1,701. The county has had 101 deaths from the disease as of late Sunday.
Jefferson County follows with 1,333 cases and 74 deaths. Montgomery County has reported 823 cases and 20 deaths.
Of the remaining counties, Tallapoosa continues to lead in deaths, with 57. At least 23 of those deaths are among people connected to the Bill Nichols Veterans Home in Alexander City. The county has had 358 cases of COVID-19 diagnosed. Adjacent Lee County has had 31 deaths and 449 confirmed cases of the disease. Nearby Chambers County has had 22 reported deaths and 328 cases.
Other counties with 200 or more confirmed cases are: Marshall, 624 cases and nine deaths; Shelby, 399 cases and 19 deaths; Tuscaloosa, 345 cases and eight deaths; Franklin, 334 cases and four deaths; Madison, 275 cases and four deaths; Butler, 272 cases and nine deaths; Baldwin, 254 cases and eight deaths; and Etowah, 204 cases and 10 deaths
Here is the full list of counties with number of cases, number of tests for the disease and deaths.
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