Data on COVID-19 Cases in Shelby County, TN

The Shelby County Health Department is committed to providing our community with the most accurate information about Coronavirus Disease 2019, known as COVID-19. 

This page will provide the most up-to-date data available on the confirmed COVID-19 cases in Shelby County. 

Please note, these data are meant to provide a rough estimate of testing volume. Due to different source data, numbers may differ slightly from day to day. This data is not preliminary and subject to change.

Shelby County Case Counts

Data Source: National Electronic Disease Surveillance System (NEDSS)

Data Source: National Electronic Disease Surveillance System (NEDSS). Note: “Recovered“ are defined as (1)people who are living and have been confirmed to be asymptomatic by the health department and have completed their required isolation period or (2)are at least 21 days beyond the first test confirming their illness.

Data Source: National Electronic Disease Surveillance System (NEDSS). Note: Chart excludes tests with missing specimen collection date. (Total tests: 101,517 Missing: 1,200)

Data Source: National Electronic Disease Surveillance System (NEDSS)

Data Source: National Electronic Disease Surveillance System (NEDSS). Note: Data excludes cases with Specimen Collection Date missing (N =70).

Total Investigations, Cases & Contacts as of 6/16/2020:

-Cases: 7,244

-Opened Investigations: 7,244

-Closed Investigations: 5,364 (74%)

-Contacts Identified to date: 11,054     

 -Contacts Currently                                   in Quarantine: 4,292

County Health Department, Bureau of Epidemiology and Emergency Preparedness.

Please note, these data are meant to provide a rough estimate of testing volume. Due to different source data, numbers may differ slightly from day to day. This data is preliminary and subject to change.

Demographic Data

This data will be updated on a weekly basis on Thursdays (last updated 6/11/2020).

Data Source: National Electronic Disease Surveillance System (NEDSS).

Data Source: National Electronic Disease Surveillance System (NEDSS).

Data Source: National Electronic Disease Surveillance System (NEDSS)

Data Source: National Electronic Disease Surveillance System (NEDSS)

Data Source: National Electronic Disease Surveillance System (NEDSS). Please note - Around 20% of confirmed cases are missing race/ethnicity demographic data, so these tables represent ~80% of the total confirmed COVID-19 cases in Shelby County.

Data Source: National Electronic Disease Surveillance System (NEDSS)

This data is not preliminary and subject to change.

Geographic Data

This data will be updated on a weekly basis on Thursdays (last updated 6/11/2020).

Data Source: National Electronic Disease Surveillance System (NEDSS)

Data Source: National Electronic Disease Surveillance System (NEDSS)

Please note, these data are meant to provide a rough estimate of testing volume. Due to different source data, numbers may differ slightly from day to day. This data is not preliminary and subject to change.

COVID-19 Fatality Data

Data Source: National Electronic Disease Surveillance System (NEDSS)

Data as of 6/16/2020:

-Age Range: 27-99
-Median Age: 74

COVID-19 Fatality Demographic Data

This data will be updated on a weekly basis on Thursdays (last updated 6/11/2020). 

Data Source: National Electronic Disease Surveillance System (NEDSS)

Data Source: National Electronic Disease Surveillance System (NEDSS)

Data Source: National Electronic Disease Surveillance System (NEDSS).

Data Source: National Electronic Disease Surveillance System (NEDSS).

COVID-19 Fatality Risk Category Data

This data will be updated on a weekly basis on Thursdays (last updated 6/11/2020).

Data Source: National Electronic Disease Surveillance System (NEDSS).

Data Source: National Electronic Disease Surveillance System (NEDSS). Note: Co-Morbidities do not add up to 100% because the factors are not mutually exclusive. Cases may have more than one Co-Morbidity at the time of death.

This data is not preliminary and subject to change.

For the Shelby County Health Department COVID-19 Call Center, Please Dial:   

833-943-1658

available to take calls 8:00am-4:30pm, Monday-Sunday

Click on the icon to go to the organization's COVID-19 webpage