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Here's a look at Cobb County and state coronavirus numbers reported Tuesday and how they compare to the day before. All information comes from the Georgia Department of Public Health. 

Cobb County's COVID-19 Numbers for Tuesday

Category 10/19/2021 Change
Cases 83,849 +77
Hospitalizations 3,992 +7
Deaths 1,251 +8

Georgia's COVID-19 Numbers for Tuesday

Category 10/19/2021 Change
Cases 1,254,261 +1,121
Hospitalizations 84,461 +187
Deaths 24,053 +95

As of Friday — the last day the numbers were updated — Marietta-based Wellstar Health System had 214 hospitalized COVID-19 patients, 83% of them unvaccinated. The system had 65 COVID-19 patients in intensive care units, 82% of them unvaccinated, and 46 COVID-19 patients on a ventilator, 78% of them unvaccinated.

A Cobb-Douglas Public Health report, including data on how the coronavirus is affecting different ZIP codes, genders and ages, is available at

For the Georgia DPH’s full report, visit

National data can be found at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s website at



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