The Louisiana Department of Health has issued its daily update for Thursday, September 3rd.

There have been 150,651 confirmed cases of coronavirus in Louisiana. That's 884 more reported cases since yesterday.

Numbers show that there are 851 reported COVID-19 patients currently hospitalized. That is 22 fewer reported hospitalizations since yesterday.

128 patients are on ventilators across the state. That is 4 fewer patients on ventilators than yesterday.

LDH reports the total number of deaths due to COVID-19 is 4,858. That is 17 more reported deaths since yesterday.

134,432 COVID-19 patients are presumed to have recovered, as of August 31st. That's 6,514 more recovered cases than the week before.

Lafayette Parish: 8,365 total cases, 112 total deaths

(Up 26 reported cases since yesterday, Up 1 reported death since yesterday)

Iberia Parish: 2,752 total cases, 87 total deaths

(Up 14 reported cases since yesterday, Up 0 reported deaths since yesterday)

St. Martin Parish: 1,983 total cases, 57 total deaths

(Up 1 reported case since yesterday, Up 0 reported deaths since yesterday)

St. Mary Parish: 1,774 total cases, 71 total deaths

(Up 1 reported case since yesterday, Up 1 reported death since yesterday)

St. Landry Parish: 3,139 total cases, 115 total deaths

(Up 9 reported cases since yesterday, Up 1 reported death since yesterday)

Acadia Parish: 2,824 total cases, 93 total deaths

(Up 3 reported cases since yesterday, Up 0 reported deaths since yesterday)

Evangeline Parish: 1,143 total cases, 27 total deaths

(Up 9 reported cases since yesterday, Up 0 reported deaths since yesterday)

Vermilion Parish: 1,890 total cases, 47 total deaths

(Up 3 reported cases since yesterday, Up 1 reported death since yesterday)

The numbers are updated and released every day except Saturdays at noon.