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

 11-May

966 

6672 

Automotive/Dealership

29  108 

 Bar

57 

574 

 Camp

10 

 Casino

15 

711 

 Child Day Care

64 

230 

 Construction Site

10 

86 

 Festival/Fair

 Food Processing

43 

1081 

 Funeral

46 

 Gym/Fitness Setting

21  98 

 Home Gathering

34 

 Hotel/Motel

 Industrial Setting

152 

1094 

 Office Space

77  368 

 Other Worksites

88  448 

 Recreation

17  74 
 Religious Services/Event 92  428 
 Restaurant 112  418 
 Retail Setting 113  503 
 Ship/Boat 60 
 Social Event  26  165 
Vocational School
 Wedding 18  119 
 
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  3186
Total number of cases among students exclusively attending virtual classes**  402
Total number of cases among faculty and staff working on-campus  750
Total number of cases among faculty and staff working 100% virtually**  57
 

*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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