COCKE COUNTY—A total of 42 new COVID-19 cases were confirmed in Cocke County on Monday.

Active cases have increased to 196. The county has a total case county of 1,466.

Inactive/recovered cases increased over the weekend as more people have recovered from their symptoms. More than 1,240 residents are reporting as inactive or recovered.

A total of 65 individuals have been hospitalized since the onset of the virus.

Over the last seven days, Cocke County has averaged 119.7 tests per day. During that same time frame, the average positive percentage was 16%.

State data shows case rates continue to be higher in individuals age 21-30. The 31-40 age range is the second hardest hit based on positive cases.

Tennessee broke another daily record for positive cases on Monday.

There were 7,981 confirmed cases reported across the state. More than 318,880 residents have tested positive for COVID-19 thus far.

Thirty deaths were reported Monday, which brings the state’s total to 3,923.

Inactive/recovered cases statewide have increased as well.

Over 1,770 newly recovered cases were reported Monday.

The new number of inactive cases for the state now stands at 271,864.

The following is a list of surrounding counties showing their total COVID-19 count compared to active cases.

Sevier: 4,225/521

Hamblen: 3,085/411

Greene: 2,572/383

Jefferson: 1,966/275

More than 11.2 million COVID-19 cases have been confirmed across the country.

The total number of U.S. deaths recently surpassed 246,000.

Globally, the numbers continue to rise as more than 54.8 million have tested positive for the virus.

Over 1.32 million lives have now been lost to COVID-19 around the world.

Worldwide recoveries now exceed 35.2 million.

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