TN

Franklin County has now had 100 total fatalities from COVID-19 with a new death in the area reported by the Tennessee Department of Health on Tuesday.

It was the fourth COVID death reported in Franklin County for October and the 52nd COVID death for the county in 2021.

The county has now had 7,798 total confirmed coronavirus cases with 7,529 of those cases listed as recovered or inactive as of Tuesday, according to the data released by the TDH. As a result, there are 169 active COVID-19 cases in the county at the time of writing.

The total number of confirmed deaths from the disease in Tennessee, listed by the Tennessee Department of Health, was at 12,522 on Tuesday with another 3,165 probable deaths listed.

The Department of Health has been keeping daily statistics with 986,072 confirmed cases statewide and another 270,430 probable cases as of Tuesday.

Statewide coronavirus records are also broken down into age categories.

The age group with the highest number is the 21-30 year bracket with 218,886 confirmed coronavirus cases.

Tennesseans age 31-40 are next in line with 196,228, followed by the 11-20 age bracket with 186,469.

Next in order is the 41-50 age group with 179,737 cases, followed by the 51-60 age group with 163,734, the 61-70 age division with 115,252, infants to 10-year-olds with 97,128 cases, ages 71-80 with 65,854 and seniors older than 80 with 31,712 cases.

The Department of Health lists 1,502 pending cases not linked to age groups.

In addition to Franklin County, there have been 10,352 coronavirus cases reported in Coffee County, 6,561 in Lincoln County, 8,949 in Bedford, 5,658 in Marion, 2,757 in Grundy and 1,416 in Moore.

Nationwide, 44,401,209 had contracted coronavirus with 714,243 succumbing to the disease, according to statistics the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention had released on Tuesday.