COVID-19 update

ATLANTA – Georgia reported 406 new COVID-19 cases Wednesday, according to the Georgia Department of Public Health. 

There have been 903,423 confirmed COVID-19 cases statewide since the start of the pandemic, according to the GDPH. 

The GDPH has recorded 18,496 confirmed virus-related deaths – an increase of 14 from the previous day – and 2,927 probable deaths. Antigen positive cases increased by 184 from the previous day with public health officials reporting 231,150 cases.

More than 65,000 virus-related hospitalizations have been reported statewide since the start of the pandemic with 11,017 admissions into the intensive-care unit reported, data stated.

Georgia's vaccinated population is at approximately 8.25 million with more than 79,300 people having a vaccine administered per 100,000, according to the GDPH. The GDP reports about 4.44 million have had at least one shot and 3.93 million are fully vaccinated.

Trending Video

Recommended for you