ATLANTA, Ga. (CW69 News at 10) — The Georgia Department of Public Health’s (DPH) records as of noon on April 20, 2020 show 733 people have died from the 2019 novel coronavirus (COVID-19), and the number of confirmed cases has reached 18,947.

The DPH website tracks data related to the virus under several categories, which include the number of confirmed cases by county, age, race and sex. Below is a breakdown of the COVID-19 deaths in Georgia so far, which shows most people had underlying conditions. To view more data, click here.

COVID-19 Confirmed Cases: No. Cases (%)
Total 18947 (100%)
Hospitalized 3550 (18.74%)
Deaths 733 (3.87%)

Top Ten Georgia Counties:

COVID-19 Confirmed Cases By County: No. Cases No. Deaths
Fulton 2174 78
Dekalb 1508 25
Dougherty 1436 97
Cobb 1174 54
Gwinnett 1164 42
Hall 649 9
Clayton 535 18
Henry 380 8
Sumter 332 16
Cherokee 312 8