134,744 COVID-19 cases confirmed in TN, 1,387 deaths, 5,881 hospitalizations

The Tennessee Department of Health confirmed a total of cases 134,744 of COVID-19 in the state on Monday, August 17. In addition, 1,387 people have died and 5,881 have been hospitalized. Another 94,812 have recovered.

The Tennessee Department of Health also released the number of probable cases on Monday. The report shows 2,347 probable cases of COVID-19 and an additional 42 COVID-19-probable deaths.

Aug 17

The report shows the following case count by county:

  • Anderson County – 772
  • Bedford County – 987
  • Benton County – 187
  • Bledsoe County – 751
  • Blount County – 1,507
  • Bradley County – 2,175
  • Campbell County – 275
  • Cannon County – 166
  • Carroll County – 401
  • Carter County — 643
  • Cheatham County – 648
  • Chester County – 278
  • Claiborne County – 313
  • Clay County – 91
  • Cocke County – 557
  • Coffee County – 617
  • Crockett County — 308
  • Cumberland County – 592
  • Davidson County – 22,005
  • Decatur County – 244
  • DeKalb County – 390
  • Dickson County – 784
  • Dyer County – 747
  • Fayette County – 759
  • Fentress County – 124
  • Franklin County – 383
  • Gibson County – 832
  • Giles County – 416
  • Grainger County – 223
  • Greene County – 609
  • Grundy County – 130
  • Hamblen County – 1,507
  • Hamilton County – 6,862
  • Hancock County – 84
  • Hardeman County — 1,082
  • Hardin County – 517
  • Hawkins County – 579
  • Haywood County — 619
  • Henderson County — 695
  • Henry County — 336
  • Hickman County – 305
  • Houston County – 67
  • Humphreys County – 140
  • Jackson County – 153
  • Jefferson County – 651
  • Johnson County – 349
  • Knox County – 5,297
  • Lake County – 804
  • Lauderdale County – 569
  • Lawrence County – 646
  • Lewis County — 89
  • Lincoln County – 349
  • Loudon County – 815
  • Macon County – 871
  • Madison County – 1,373
  • Marion County – 258
  • Marshall County – 372
  • Maury County – 1,445
  • McMinn County – 617
  • McNairy County — 430
  • Meigs County – 121
  • Monroe County – 524
  • Montgomery County – 2,169
  • Moore County — 77
  • Morgan County — 145
  • Obion County — 681
  • Overton County – 280
  • Perry County – 91
  • Pickett County — 38
  • Polk County – 270
  • Putnam County – 1,959
  • Rhea County – 583
  • Roane County – 542
  • Robertson County – 1,647
  • Rutherford County – 7,137
  • Scott County – 144
  • Sequatchie County – 124
  • Sevier County – 2,055
  • Shelby County – 24,798
  • Smith County – 483
  • Stewart County — 84
  • Sullivan County – 1,202
  • Sumner County – 3,649
  • Tipton County – 1,268
  • Trousdale County – 1,587
  • Unicoi County – 184
  • Union County — 179
  • Van Buren County – 45
  • Warren County – 626
  • Washington County – 1,466
  • Wayne County – 239
  • Weakley County — 625
  • White County – 345
  • Williamson County – 3,893
  • Wilson County – 2,501
  • Out of state – 3,016
  • Pending – 3,172

The Tennessee Department of Health has also released statistics for patients by race, ethnicity, gender and information on clusters.

Aug 17 Race

Race:

  • American Indian or Alaska Native – 177
  • Asian – 1,168
  • Black or African-American – 25,587
  • Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander – 88
  • Other/Multiracial – 18,660
  • White – 63,075
  • Pending – 25,989

Aug. 17 EthnicityEthnicity:

  • Not Hispanic/Latino – 78,237
  • Hispanic – 20,425
  • Pending – 36,082

Aug. 17 Gender

Gender:

  • Female – 68,091
  • Male – 65,331
  • Pending – 1,322

For more information on COVID-19, go to the CDC website, the Tennessee Department of Health website or call (877) 857-2945.

Categories: COVID-19 Updates, Local News, News