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Missouri surpasses 3,100 coronavirus cases, 70 deaths

St. Louis County alone has recorded 24 deaths and more than 1,200 cases, the most of any county in the state

MISSOURI, USA — More than 3,100 people have tested positive for coronavirus.

According to numbers provided by the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, there are 3,037 confirmed cases and 53 deaths. The death numbers from the state health department are missing 20 deaths in our area.

The number of cases reported by the state in St. Louis County (1,203) was more than the county health department reported earlier in the day, but the 24 deaths reported by the county were much higher than the 15 in the state's count. St. Louis County has the largest number of cases and deaths of any county in the state.

The county announced 10 new deaths earlier Tuesday. The county said the 10 people who died were:

  • female, 80-89 years of age, with underlying medical conditions
  • male, 80-89 years of age, with underlying medical conditions
  • male, 80-89 years of age, with underlying medical conditions
  • male, 70-79 years of age, with underlying medical conditions
  • female, 50-59 years of age, underlying medical conditions, if any, are unknown at this time
  • male, 60-69 years of age, with underlying medical conditions
  • male, 90-99 years of age, with underlying medical conditions
  • male, 50-59 years of age, with underlying medical conditions
  • male, 80-89 years of age, underlying medical conditions, if any, are unknown at this time
  • male, 90-99 years of age, underlying medical conditions, if any, are unknown at this time

The age breakdown for state-reported cases is as follows:

  • Under 20    76
  • 20-24    212
  • 25-29    211
  • 30-34    193
  • 35-39    191
  • 40-44    233
  • 45-49    260
  • 50-54    322
  • 55-59    337
  • 60-64    307
  • 65-69    237
  • 70-74    173
  • 75-79    113
  • 80+    169

The age breakdown for state-reported deaths is as follows:

  • Under 20    0
  • 20-29    0
  • 30-39    1
  • 40-49    1
  • 50-59    5
  • 60-69    9
  • 70-79    17
  • 80+    20

For a county-by-county breakdown of cases, use our interactive map below.

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