NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — Metro health officials reported 448 new COVID-19 cases on Sunday, bringing the total for Davidson County to 17,420 cases.
The total number includes 17,400 confirmed cases and 20 probable cases.
Probable cases refer to those that do not test positive in a diagnostic test but might have tested positive in a different form of test like an antibody or serologic test. Probable cases also could refer to cases that were never tested but exhibited the factors consistent with a COVID-19 infection, like symptoms and close contacts of confirmed cases.
Cases range in age from 1 month old to 102 years old.
As of Sunday, 11,423 people in Davidson County are now considered recovered.
The Metro Public Health Department said 159 deaths have been attributed to COVID-19.
Both available hospital beds and available ICU beds are considered in the yellow by Metro's Roadmap to Reopening metrics. The goal is to have each at or above 20%, but as of Sunday, there were 18% hospital beds and 17% ICU beds available.
Below is data released from MPHD on cases in Davidson County:
Total number of cases: 17,420
Cases reported in the past 24 hours: 448
Cases by sex:
Total Cases by age
|Total active cases||5,838|
|Total number of people tested||Total positive/probable cases||Total negative results||Positive results as percentage of total|