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Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

Updated January 31, 2023

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General Information

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COVID-19 in Mississippi

New Reported Cases and Deaths for January 24 - 30, 2023

New Cases

3,303

New COVID-19 positive test results reported to MSDH for this time period.

Total Mississippi Cases

977,790

New Deaths

34

New COVID-19 related deaths identified by MSDH for this time period.

Eighteen deaths occurred between December 25, 2022 and January 26, 2023 in the counties below:

County list
County Total
George1
Grenada1
Hinds1
Itawamba1
Jackson3
Jasper2
Lauderdale2
Lee2
Marshall1
Perry1
Pontotoc1
Tate1
Webster1

Sixteen deaths occurred between November 29, 2022 and January 23, 2023, identified from death certificate reports.

County list
County Total
Claiborne1
Coahoma2
Hinds2
Jefferson Davis1
Lee1
Lowndes3
Madison1
Monroe1
Newton1
Rankin1
Simpson1
Warren1

Total Mississippi Deaths

13,225

LTC Outbreaks

118

Current outbreaks in long-term care (LTC) facilities only. (See LTC facility outbreak definition.)

About our case counts: We currently update our case totals each Tuesday based on test results reported to MSDH from the previous week (Tuesday – Monday).

Case Classifications

Mississippi investigates and reports both probable and confirmed cases and deaths according to the CSTE case definition.

Confirmed Probable Total
Cases 518,356 459,434 977,790
Deaths 8,674 4,551 13,225

Confirmed cases and deaths are generally determined by positive PCR tests, which detect the presence of ongoing coronavirus infection.

Probable cases are those who test positive by other testing methods such as antibody or antigen, and have recent symptoms consistent with COVID-19, indicating a recent infection.

Probable deaths are those individuals with a designation of COVID-19 as a cause of death on the death certificate, but where no confirmatory testing was performed.

County Activity Levels

Select your county below to find the current level of COVID-19 activity in your county, and protective steps recommended by the CDC. Or view a CDC map of activity statewide.

Mississippi COVID-19 Data Charts

Our COVID-19 charts section has demographic details of cases, deaths, hospitalizations, laboratory testing, and more.

COVID-19 Data Reports

U.S. and World Cases

Prevention and Guidance

Last reviewed on Feb 22, 2022

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