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As infections surge again across the U.S., states are cracking down on mask-wearing and rolling back reopenings. SmartNews is tracking policy changes here.

UPDATES
7/1/2020
Mississippi’s full "reopening" delayed: governor originally planned for July 1
Mississippi
Confirmed Cases Deaths†
31,257
+357 Yesterday
1,114
+3 Yesterday

Last Updated: 7/8/2020, 00:53 PDT

7/8/2020 - Today’s Coronavirus Report
  • There are a total of 31,257 cases, with 357 new cases reported yesterday.
  • 1,114 people have died, with 3 deaths reported yesterday.
>10,000 1,001-10,000 101-1,000 11-100 1-10 0
More than 50% increase in the 7-day average of new cases compared to the previous week
10-50% increase in the 7-day average of new cases compared to the previous week
County Confirmed New cases yesterday Deaths
Hinds 2,591 38 41
DeSoto 1,724 26 18
Madison 1,326 14 35
Jones 1,140 4 49
Neshoba 1,004 4 73
Rankin 982 17 13
Harrison 969 21 11
Lauderdale 922 1 80
Forrest 916 9 43
Scott 779 2 15
Jackson 689 16 17
Copiah 620 5 15
Washington 617 7 10
Leake 589 0 19
Lee 562 5 20
Holmes 560 4 41
Oktibbeha 552 0 27
Wayne 545 0 15
Warren 532 1 18
Yazoo 523 4 6
Lowndes 509 11 13
Grenada 506 7 7
Leflore 500 4 53
Lamar 491 7 7
Lincoln 484 6 34
Pike 454 10 16
Monroe 425 2 34
Sunflower 420 28 8
Lafayette 409 2 4
Covington 375 3 5
Attala 365 1 23
Panola 364 2 6
Bolivar 356 6 18
Newton 347 0 9
Simpson 345 6 3
Adams 315 2 18
Tate 310 5 11
Pontotoc 304 6 6
Marion 300 3 12
Chickasaw 287 2 19
Claiborne 284 5 10
Winston 280 5 8
Noxubee 272 4 8
Jasper 267 1 6
Pearl River 265 3 32
Marshall 258 2 3
Clay 249 1 11
Smith 229 0 11
Union 218 3 10
Clarke 210 0 25
Coahoma 205 0 6
Walthall 205 5 6
Lawrence 187 1 2
Yalobusha 180 3 7
Kemper 179 0 14
Carroll 168 1 11
Humphreys 156 3 9
Tallahatchie 145 1 4
Calhoun 141 2 4
Montgomery 139 3 2
Tippah 138 1 11
Itawamba 137 1 8
Hancock 134 2 13
Webster 127 0 11
Jefferson Davis 113 1 4
Tunica 113 5 3
Jefferson 110 1 3
Prentiss 110 0 3
Greene 105 0 9
Amite 104 0 3
Wilkinson 93 0 9
George 91 1 3
Tishomingo 89 3 1
Quitman 81 2 1
Choctaw 75 0 4
Alcorn 74 2 2
Perry 72 1 4
Stone 69 0 2
Franklin 45 0 2
Benton 42 2 0
Sharkey 37 1 0
Issaquena 10 0 1

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  • Disclaimer: This data changes rapidly, so what’s shown may be out of date.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.