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According to the April 9, 2020 noon update from the Louisiana Department of Health (LDH), 18,283 (up from 17,030 on 4/8) total cases of coronavirus have now been confirmed in Louisiana.There are currently 2,014 COVID-19 patients in hospitals (up from 1,983 on 4/8), 473 (down from 490 on 4/8) of which are on ventilators.

Of Louisiana's 64 parishes, 63 (unchanged from 63 on 4/8) have reported cases. There have been 702 total deaths (up from from 652 on 4/8) reported statewide.

LDH

Here are the total confirmed cases of coronavirus in Louisiana by day:

  • March 9: 1
  • March 10: 6
  • March 11: 13
  • March 12: 19
  • March 13: 36
  • March 14: 77
  • March 15: 103
  • March 16: 136
  • March 17: 196
  • March 18: 281
  • March 19: 392
  • March 20: 537
  • March 21: 763
  • March 22: 837
  • March 23: 1,172
  • March 24: 1,388
  • March 25: 1,795
  • March 26: 2,305
  • March 27: 2,746
  • March 28: 3,315
  • March 29: 3,540
  • March 30: 4,025
  • March 31:5,237
  • April 1: 6,424
  • April 2: 9,150
  • April 3: 10,297
  • April 4: 12,496
  • April 5: 13,010
  • April 6: 14,867
  • April 7: 16,284
  • April 8: 17,030
  • April 9: 18,283

For more information, please visit the Louisiana Department of Health's Coronavirus Resource Page.

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