(Farmington) As of this afternoon, there are now 12,291 confirmed cases of Covid-19 in Missouri with 686 deaths.
There are 16 deaths each out of Jefferson and Franklin counties, St. Francois and Cape Girardeau counties have 2 deaths each and Ste. Genevieve County has 1 death.
There are 324 confirmed cases in Jefferson County, 139 in Franklin County, 64 in Cape Girardeau County, 49 in Perry County, 32 in St. Francois, 10 in Washington County, Ste. Gen County has 9 confirmed cases, Crawford County has 8, Bollinger has 6, Madison has 3, Iron and Reynolds have 2 cases each, Dent has 1 case and Wayne County continues to report zero confirmed cases.
The top 3 age groups acquiring the virus in Missouri is 1,428 cases for those 80 and above, followed by 1,091 for the 55 to 59 age group and the 60 to 54 age group has 1,058 cases.
The age group with the least amount of cases in Missouri is those under 20 with 474 confirmed cases.
The U.S. now has over 1.67-million confirmed cases and 99,886 deaths.
Worldwide, there have been over 348,000 deaths so far.