Coronavirus Tennessee: Cases, deaths and hospitalizations across the state in May

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KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) — Here’s a look at the data showing how the novel coronavirus is impacting Tennesseans. Data is updated tentatively by 4 p.m. each weekday by the Tennessee Department of Health unless otherwise noted.

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As of April 2021, 847,430 cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed by TDOH, 822,733 have recovered and 12,197 Tennesseans have died from the virus.

East Tennessee deaths since March 2020

  • Anderson County – 172
  • Blount County – 196
  • Campbell County – 63
  • Claiborne County – 74
  • Cocke County – 100
  • Cumberland County – 133
  • Fentress County – 48
  • Grainger County – 49
  • Hamblen County – 174
  • Jefferson County – 125
  • *Knox County – 639
  • Loudon County – 70
  • Monroe County – 97
  • Morgan County – 39
  • Roane County – 105
  • Scott County – 45
  • Sevier County – 176
  • Pending identification of county residence – 135
  • Total deaths in the state: 12,428

*Knox County’s Board of Health is independent of the state and may report different totals.

May 26

  • New cases: 520
  • Deaths (confirmed and probable): 22 more deaths reported, for a total of 12,428
  • Residents hospitalized: 21,888
  • New recovered/inactive: 596
  • Available ICU capacity statewide: 12%
  • Total cases reported since March 2020 (confirmed and probable): 862,098

May 25

  • New cases: 440
  • Deaths (confirmed and probable): 6 more deaths reported, for a total of 12,406
  • Residents hospitalized: 21,879
  • New recovered/inactive: 616
  • Available ICU capacity statewide: 11%
  • Total cases reported since March 2020 (confirmed and probable): 861,578

May 24

  • New cases: 474
  • Deaths (confirmed and probable): 7 more deaths reported, for a total of 12,400
  • Residents hospitalized: 21,835
  • New recovered/inactive: 768
  • Available ICU capacity statewide: 11%
  • Total cases reported since March 2020 (confirmed and probable): 861,313

May 21

  • New cases: 554
  • Deaths (confirmed and probable): 4 more deaths reported, for a total of 12,384
  • Residents hospitalized: 21,792
  • New recovered/inactive: 679
  • Available ICU capacity statewide: 10%
  • Total cases reported since March 2020 (confirmed and probable): 860,387

May 20

  • New cases: 554
  • Deaths (confirmed and probable): 16 more deaths reported, for a total of 12,380
  • Residents hospitalized: 21,785
  • New recovered/inactive: 753
  • Available ICU capacity statewide: 10%
  • Total cases reported since March 2020 (confirmed and probable): 859,855

May 19

  • New cases: 639
  • Deaths (confirmed and probable): 11 more deaths reported, for a total of 12,364
  • Residents hospitalized: 21,772
  • New recovered/inactive: 809
  • Available ICU capacity statewide: 11%
  • Total cases reported since March 2020 (confirmed and probable): 859,301

May 18

  • New cases: 574
  • Deaths (confirmed and probable): 14 more deaths reported, for a total of 12,353
  • Residents hospitalized: 21,752
  • New recovered/inactive: 832
  • Available ICU capacity statewide: 11%
  • Total cases reported since March 2020 (confirmed and probable): 858,662

May 17

  • New cases: 1,358
  • Deaths (confirmed and probable): 17 more deaths reported, for a total of 12,339
  • Residents hospitalized: 21,668
  • New recovered/inactive: 2,080
  • Available ICU capacity statewide: 11%
  • Total cases reported since March 2020 (confirmed and probable): 858,804

May 14

  • New cases: 836
  • Deaths (confirmed and probable): 10 more deaths reported, for a total of 12,322
  • Residents hospitalized: 21,619
  • New recovered/inactive: 836
  • Available ICU capacity statewide: 16%
  • Total cases reported since March 2020 (confirmed and probable): 857,650

May 13

  • New cases: 742
  • Deaths (confirmed and probable): 7 more deaths reported, for a total of 12,312
  • Residents hospitalized: 21,577
  • New recovered/inactive: 879
  • Available ICU capacity statewide: 16%
  • Total cases reported since March 2020 (confirmed and probable): 857,055

May 12

  • New cases: 923
  • Deaths (confirmed and probable): 9 more deaths reported, for a total of 12,305
  • Residents hospitalized: 21,573
  • New recovered/inactive: 940
  • Available ICU capacity statewide: 16%
  • Total cases reported since March 2020 (confirmed and probable): 856,313

May 11

  • New cases: 852
  • Deaths (confirmed and probable): 4 more deaths reported, for a total of 12,296
  • Residents hospitalized: 21,559
  • New recovered/inactive: 986
  • Available ICU capacity statewide: 16%
  • Total cases reported since March 2020 (confirmed and probable): 855,390

May 10

  • New cases: 630
  • Deaths (confirmed and probable): 35 more deaths reported, for a total of 12,292
  • Residents hospitalized: 21,537
  • New recovered/inactive: 1,191
  • Available ICU capacity statewide: 16%
  • Total cases reported since March 2020 (confirmed and probable): 854,538

May 7

  • New cases: 1,037
  • Deaths (confirmed and probable): 2 more deaths reported, for a total of 12,257
  • Residents hospitalized: 21,482
  • New recovered/inactive: 959
  • Available ICU capacity statewide: 14%
  • Total cases reported since March 2020 (confirmed and probable): 852,971

May 6

  • New cases: 791
  • Deaths (confirmed and probable): 11 more deaths reported, for a total of 12,255
  • Residents hospitalized: 21,463
  • New recovered/inactive: 1,072
  • Available ICU capacity statewide: 14%
  • Total cases reported since March 2020 (confirmed and probable): 851,934

May 5

  • New cases: 907
  • Deaths (confirmed and probable): 16 more deaths reported, for a total of 12,244
  • Residents hospitalized: 21,441
  • New recovered/inactive: 976
  • Available ICU capacity statewide: 11%
  • Total cases reported since March 2020 (confirmed and probable): 851,143

May 4

  • New cases: 855
  • Deaths (confirmed and probable): 1` more deaths reported, for a total of 12,228
  • Residents hospitalized: 21,413
  • New recovered/inactive: 1,162
  • Available ICU capacity statewide: 11%
  • Total cases reported since March 2020 (confirmed and probable): 849,932

May 3

  • New cases: 656
  • Deaths (confirmed and probable): 13more deaths reported, for a total of 12,217
  • Residents hospitalized: 21,386
  • New recovered/inactive: 1,294
  • Available ICU capacity statewide: 11%
  • Total cases reported since March 2020 (confirmed and probable): 849,077

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