Lafayette Parish

Cases

Confirmed Cases Deaths†
9,297
+8 Yesterday
137
0 Yesterday

Last Updated: 10/20/2020, 10:01 PDT

10/20/2020 - Today’s Coronavirus Report
  • There are a total of 9,297 cases, with 8 new cases reported yesterday.
  • 137 people have died, with 0 deaths reported yesterday.

New Cases in Lafayette Parish

October 19
+8
Trend
Flat

New Deaths in Lafayette Parish

October 19
0
Trend
Flat

Total Cases in Lafayette Parish

Confirmed cases
9,297
Deaths
137

State Cases and Deaths

Confirmed Cases Deaths†
175,982
+201 Yesterday
5,766
+16 Yesterday

Last Updated: 10/20/2020, 10:01 PDT

New LA Cases

October 19
+201
Trend
Flat

New LA Deaths

October 19
+16
Trend
Flat

Total LA Cases

Confirmed cases
175,982
Deaths
5,766

Tests in LA

Positive-Test Rate
4.2%

County Trends

Rising
30
Falling
18
Flat
16

Total County Cases

>10,000 1,001-10,000 101-1,000 11-100 1-10 0

Last Updated: 10/20/2020, 10:01 PDT

Tracker: Vaccine & Drug Development

Researchers worldwide are scrambling to develop vaccines and treatments for the coronavirus. SmartNews is tracking progress here.

UPDATES
10/16/2020
Pfizer won't apply for emergency use authorization for its Covid-19 vaccine candidate until 2nd half of November
10/15/2020
WHO study finds no benefit from remdesivir on COVID deaths, hospital stays
10/14/2020
Russia approves second COVID-19 vaccine before phase 3 trial
10/13/2020
Johnson & Johnson pauses Covid-19 vaccine trial after 'unexplained illness'
CNN
10/8/2020
Johnson & Johnson to supply up to 400M doses of potential COVID-19 vaccine to EU
10/7/2020
Emergency COVID-19 vaccine approval to require 2 months of follow-up data——the requirement is aimed at companies seeking rapid approval
10/2/2020
The European Medicines Agency says it has started a safety review after some patients taking the coronavirus drug remdesivir reported serious kidney problems
10/1/2020
Biotechs move toward first U.S. Covid-19 vaccinations by yearend
9/30/2020
Moderna CEO says its coronavirus vaccine won't be ready until spring of next year
CBS
9/27/2020
Turkey has made progress in locally developing a vaccine for COVID-19, the country’s industry and technology minister has said

Coronavirus News

  • Disclaimer: This data changes rapidly, so what’s shown may be out of date. Table totals may not always represent an accurate sum.
  • †SmartNews is no longer displaying U.S. “recovered” data due to the lack of uniform reporting from state health departments.