COVID-19 Outbreaks

LDH is reporting the number of COVID-19 outbreaks and associated cases in non-congregate settings. This information will be updated every Wednesday. An outbreak is defined as 2 or more cases among unrelated individuals that have visited a site within a 14-day time period.

REPORT DATE

NUMBER OF
OUTBREAKS

CASES

 23-Feb

833 

5835 

Automotive/Dealership

22  83 

 Bar

50 

537 

 Camp

10 

 Casino

15 

511 

 Child Day Care

56 

192 

 Construction Site

10 

86 

 Festival/Fair

 Food Processing

40 

1056 

 Funeral

33 

 Gym/Fitness Setting

16  77 

 Home Gathering

34 

 Industrial Setting

129 

949 

 Office Space

59  296 

 Other Worksites

75  389 

 Recreation

15  64 
 Religious Services/Event 81  382 
 Restaurant 102  391 
 Retail Setting 103  456 
 Ship/Boat 38 
 Social Event  20  137 
Vocational School
 Wedding 15  101 
 
K-12 Schools Reporting
  
*Cases are defined as individuals reported to have positive SARS-CoV-2 molecular or antigen laboratory tests. Cases are self-reported by k-12 schools currently enrolled in the school reporting system.
STATEWIDE INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER EDUCATION (IHE) COVID-19 CASES - Spring 2021
LDH worked closely with the Louisiana Board of Regents and institutions of higher education in developing this reporting process. Sharing facility-level information is not standard public health practice, but we made an exception here at the request of the Board of Regents.
 
 
Total number of cases among students living or attending classes on-campus  2248
Total number of cases among students exclusively attending virtual classes**  303
Total number of cases among faculty and staff working on-campus  582
Total number of cases among faculty and staff working 100% virtually**  47
 

*Cases are defined as individuals reported to have positive SARS-CoV-2 molecular or antigen laboratory tests. Cases are self-reported by IHE currently enrolled in the school reporting system.

** Not all IHE track or report cases among virtual students and staff.

 

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