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State-level Metrics

Solid line represents Tennessee 7-day average

New tests Total PCR tests (specimens)

New tests is changing up. The most recent value for New tests was 17761 on Mar 4, and the earlist value for New tests was 22574 on Dec 5. The highest recent value for New tests was 25704 on Feb 25.The lowest recent value for New tests was 6909 on Feb 22. Access all chart data

New cases (Notes)

Cases is changing up. The most recent value for Cases was 1514 on Mar 4, and the earlist value for Cases was 4914 on Dec 5. The highest recent value for Cases was 1994 on Feb 25.The lowest recent value for Cases was 780 on Feb 17. Access all chart data

Current hospitalizations

Hospitalization is changing up. The most recent value for Hospitalization was 970 on Mar 4, and the earlist value for Hospitalization was 2715 on Dec 5. The highest recent value for Hospitalization was 1432 on Feb 26.The lowest recent value for Hospitalization was 1095 on Feb 19. Access all chart data

New deaths

New deaths is changing down. The most recent value for New deaths was 42 on Mar 4, and the earlist value for New deaths was 29 on Dec 5. The highest recent value for New deaths was 203 on Feb 5.The lowest recent value for New deaths was 4 on Feb 15. Access all chart data
Total cases
779,449
Confirmed cases
652,083
Probable cases
127,366
New cases today1,514
Change over 7 days1.1%+
Total tests
(test encounters)
Not Reported
Total tests
(specimens)
6,834,882
Total tests
(people)
Not Reported

Viral (PCR) tests (HHS data)

Total tests
6,105,315

Source: CELR data from states provided in line level format

This data is published by HHS. It may differ from state-provided data.

Data as of
Total tests (specimens)
1,408,619
Total tests (people)
Not Reported

Warning: Antigen reporting may significantly understate the true number of tests administered

Total tests (specimens)
Not Reported
Total tests (people)
Not Reported
Now hospitalized
970
Now in ICU
258
Now on ventilator
127
Ever hospitalized
18,779
Ever in ICU
Not Reported
Ever on ventilator
Not Reported

Hospitalization (HHS data)

See this HHS hospitalization data on a map.

Now hospitalized (confirmed + suspected)
764
Now hospitalized (confirmed only)
681
Now in ICU (confirmed + suspected)
216

This data is published by HHS.

Data as of
Hospital discharges
Not Reported
Total deaths
11,501
Probable deaths
2,253
Confirmed deaths
9,248

Long-term-care facilities

Total cases
33,653
Total deaths
2,562
Number of facilities affected
586
Percent of state deaths
from LTC facilities
22.3%
New cases since Feb 180.5%
New deaths since Feb 180.5%

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Data as of

Vaccinations

Total resident & staff doses administered
97,762
Staff & resident 1st dose administered
66,890
Staff &resident 2nd dose administered
30,558

Vaccinations administered through the Pharmacy Partnership for Long-Term Care Program

Data as of

Race & ethnicity data

We compute the number of cases and deaths per 100k people for each race and ethnicity.

These numbers show the scale of outcomes compared to the size of each group’s population. These are not the number of cases or deaths, rather the proportion of each demographic group who have been affected.

Race & ethnicity: cases per capita

Cases per 100,000 people
Black or African American
9,025
Hispanic or Latino
13,341
Asian
5,824
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
14,665
American Indian or Alaska Native
5,635
White
9,331

(All data is calculated)

Data as of

Race & ethnicity: deaths per capita

Deaths per 100,000 people
Black or African American
176
Hispanic or Latino
83
Asian
54
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
159*
American Indian or Alaska Native
49*
White
166

(All data is calculated)

* Based on <10 deaths among members of this race/ethnicity. Interpret with caution.

Data as of

Our latest tweets about Tennessee

Our twitter handle is @COVID19Tracking@COVID19Tracking

Twitter
As of today, vaccine data is readily available across 49 states and territories, but our team only found vaccine data on doses administered in LTCs in seven states: Arkansas, Illinois, Kentucky, Michigan, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Texas.

January 14, 2021

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Tennessee didn’t update its dashboard today. The state announced that, due to the high volume of tests being processed, it will likely release a combined report with data from today and tomorrow.

December 20, 2020

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We are able to see the disparate impact of COVID-19 for each state and territory with these cards. In Tennessee, the ‘Hispanic or Latino’ population is much more likely to have tested positive for COVID-19.

October 16, 2020

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Six states saw a rise of over 100 (FL, CA, TX, AZ, GA, TN) in their number of currently hospitalized COVID-19 patients. All six set new record highs for their states.

July 14, 2020

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Though Mondays are typically low reporting days, three states broke that trend. Alabama, Georgia, and Tennessee reported large numbers today.

July 13, 2020

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