The City of Garland Health Department updates its case statistics as of 2 p.m each day.
As of Sept. 17:
Total Cases - 6,729
2.8% of Garland population - 242,914
(Of today's 54 additional positive cases, 11 were backlogged.)
485 (7.2%*) active cases
6,187 (91.9%*) recovered
57 deaths (0.8%*)
*percentage of total cases
See fatality demographic statistics below:
|Male - underlying
|Female - underlying
COVID-19 is a particularly serious threat to nursing homes and other long term care facilities. Local and state health officials continue to monitor such facilities and offer guidance and resources. Updates about specific Garland facilities will be posted as needed.
Each of us can take the following simple, yet effective measures to protect yourself, your family, and your co-workers and customers.