Here’s the latest COVID-19 case, death and hospitalization data from the state as of March 16, 2021.

ATLANTA — We’re breaking down the trends and relaying information from across the state of Georgia as it comes in, bringing perspective to the data and context to the trends.

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  • As of 3 p.m., there have been 15,928 deaths in Georgia, an increase of 10 since the previous day. Over the last 14 days (3/3-3/16), the average daily increase in newly reported deaths was 51.360deaths each day. Over the previous 14-day period (2/17-3/2), the average daily increase in newly reported deaths was 73.79.
  • There have been 837,443 cases confirmed in Georgia, an increase of 1,099 since the previous day. Over the last 14 days, the average daily increase in newly confirmed cases was 1,140.07 new cases a day. Over the previous 14-day period, the average daily increase in newly confirmed cases was 1,938.
  • There have been 57,513 total patients hospitalized in Georgia during the pandemic, an increase of 130 since the previous day according to the Department of Public Health’s cumulative total. Over the last 14 days, the average daily increase in new patients was 90.14 new patients a day. Over the previous 14-day period, the average daily increase in new patients was 185.21.
  • The Georgia Emergency Management Agency began reporting current statewide hospitalizations on May 1. That day they reported 1,500 current hospitalizations. The agency discontinued its daily report on Sept. 5 pointing instead to the newly created Georgia COVID-19 Data Hub.
  • According to Georgia’s new database, as of March 16, there were 1,314 current hospitalizations – a decrease of 56 hospitalizations from the previous day.

Appling    1855    61

Atkinson    761    16

Baldwin    3753    105

Barrow    8224    117

Bartow    10551    189

Ben Hill    1472    55

Berrien    1033    29

Bleckley    789    33

Brantley    887    29

Bulloch    5121    54

Carroll    7101    127

Catoosa    5242    61

Charlton    1037    21

Chatham    19034    370

Chattahoochee    2814    10

Chattooga    2130    61

Cherokee    20920    273

Clarke    12279    121

Clayton    21756    392

Coffee    4181    127

Colquitt    3389    71

Columbia    10670    155

Coweta    8298    165

Crawford    508    15

DeKalb    53371    828

Decatur    2074    53

Dougherty    5334    269

Douglas    11175    161

Effingham    3660    59

Emanuel    1702    51

Fayette    6288    136

Forsyth    16691    156

Franklin    2286    39

Fulton    76516    1131

Gwinnett    82122    954

Habersham    4563    139

Haralson    1651    33

Henry    17848    260

Houston    9587    176

Jackson    8171    127

Jeff Davis    1252    36

Jefferson    1547    55

Laurens    3623    140

Liberty    2947    54

Lowndes    7444    130

Lumpkin    2691    58

Madison    2656    41

McDuffie    1599    38

McIntosh    605    13

Meriwether    1447    58

Mitchell    1479    71

Montgomery    708    19

Muscogee    13242    352

Newton    7048    193

Non-GA Resident/Unknown State    24768    419

Oglethorpe    1148    26

Paulding    10104    149

Pickens    2410    56

Randolph    459    32

Richmond    18960    371

Rockdale    5619    142

Seminole    717    17

Spalding    3767    138

Stephens    2900    72

Taliaferro    99    3

Tattnall    1804    42

Thomas    3467    108

Treutlen    621    20

Unknown    2637    11

Walton    7646    217

Washington    1605    54

Whitfield    14346    216

Wilkinson    717    26

Worth    1158    58 




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