COVID-19: Weekly summary as of Oct. 20

Chart summarizes COVID-19 active cases, hospitalizations and deaths over the last week and 30 days as of Oct. 18 for Blount County, its surrounding counties and for Tennessee. It also provides vaccination data as of Oct. 20.

As of May 10, the state has altered its daily reporting of case data which makes it impossible to accurately show values for daily positives or active cases. The hospitalized and death values are based on the first daily value the state reported for that date. The state now actively revises the values for previous days following initial release. Complaints about this new practice can be directed to the state’s COVID line at 877-857-2945 or by contacting your state representative or state senator.

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