TDH reports 472 deaths, 29,541 COVID-19 cases in Tennessee



NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – The Tennessee Department of Health has confirmed additional cases of COVID-19 across the state on Saturday, June 13, 2020.

The health department reported 415 new cases, bringing the state to a total of 29,541 cases. TDH also confirmed four additional deaths, bringing Tennessee up to 472 total deaths.

Out of the confirmed positive cases, 19,731 have recovered, an increase of 306 recoveries.

The latest number of hospitalizations went up by 24 to 2,073. A note on the department’s website states this total is an indication of the number of patients that were ever hospitalized during their illness and not an indication of the number of patients currently hospitalized.

Of the 29,541 cases, 15,903 are male (54%), 12,689 are female (43%), and 949 are pending (3%).

Tennessee has conducted 601,161 tests across the state with 566,752 negative cases. Saturday’s update added an additional 6,201 tests to the state’s total.

Counties reporting different case totals

Related – COVID-19 cases in Tennessee: Why are agencies reporting different totals?

Metro Public Health Department officials reported 6,805 cases of COVID-19 in Davidson County on Saturday morning.

In its Saturday morning update, the Shelby County Health Department reported 6,556 cases of COVID-19 in the county.

Stay with News 2 for continuing coverage of the COVID-19 Pandemic.


COVID-19 in Tennessee

(This reflects what the TDH is reporting each day at 2 p.m. CST )

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