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

 13-Apr

912 

6425 

Automotive/Dealership

26  98 

 Bar

50 

537 

 Camp

10 

 Casino

15 

705 

 Child Day Care

58 

208 

 Construction Site

10 

86 

 Festival/Fair

 Food Processing

43 

1078 

 Funeral

33 

 Gym/Fitness Setting

19  94 

 Home Gathering

34 

 Hotel/Motel

 Industrial Setting

146 

1054 

 Office Space

71  354 

 Other Worksites

82  426 

 Recreation

16  68 
 Religious Services/Event 90  423 
 Restaurant 107  403 
 Retail Setting 109  483 
 Ship/Boat 60 
 Social Event  22  146 
Vocational School
 Wedding 17  108 
 
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  2930
Total number of cases among students exclusively attending virtual classes**  368
Total number of cases among faculty and staff working on-campus  709
Total number of cases among faculty and staff working 100% virtually**  56
 

*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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