The Louisiana Department of Health has issued its daily update for Thursday, July 16th.

There have been 86,411 confirmed cases of coronavirus in Louisiana. There are 2,280 more reported cases since yesterday.

Numbers show that there are 1,401 reported COVID-19 patients currently hospitalized. That is 32 more patients reported since yesterday.

93% of the cases reported to the state today were community spread.

36% of cases are of individuals aged 29 and under.

162 patients are on ventilators across the state. That is 13 more patients reported since yesterday.

The total number of deaths due to COVID-19 increased by 24 to 3,375.

As of today, 53,288 COVID-19 patients are presumed to have recovered. That's 6,954 more recovered patients since last week.

The total number of coronavirus cases that have been in the Acadiana region is 11,634 with 292 total deaths reported.

Lafayette Parish: 4,520 total cases, 57 total deaths

(Up 168 reported cases since yesterday, Up 2 reported deaths since yesterday)

Iberia Parish: 1,524 total cases, 53 total deaths

(Up 52 reported cases since yesterday, Up 0 reported deaths since yesterday)

St. Martin Parish: 1,149 total cases, 30 total deaths

(Up 20 reported cases since yesterday, Up 1 reported death since yesterday)

St. Mary Parish: 959 total cases, 39 total deaths

(Up 58 reported cases since yesterday, Up 0 reported deaths since yesterday)

St. Landry Parish: 1,308 1,243 total cases, 60 total deaths

(Up 65 reported cases since yesterday, Up 0 reported deaths since yesterday)

Acadia Parish: 1,574 total cases, 48 total deaths

(Up 64 reported cases since yesterday, Up 2 reported deaths since yesterday)

Evangeline Parish: 403 total cases, 2 total deaths

(Up 31 reported cases since yesterday, Up 0 reported deaths since yesterday)

Vermilion Parish: 689 total cases, 9 total deaths

(Up 34 reported cases since yesterday, Up 1 reported death since yesterday)

The numbers are updated and released every day at noon.