The Tennessee Department of Health has released its latest statistics related to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.

As of 3 p.m. Monday, Tennessee has compiled a total of 52,155 confirmed cases of coronavirus (COVID-19) and 653 fatalities. A total of 904,237 tests have been completed so far.

Monroe County has seen an increase in the number of cases in the past week, now sitting at 141 confirmed cases out of 2,369 tests. Of those with confirmed cases, 103 have recovered, while six have died.

Monroe shares a border with the following affected counties: McMinn (239 cases); Loudon (288); Polk (46); Blount (229).

The Tennessee counties with 250 or more reported cases are Bedford (570); Bledsoe (621); Bradley (745); Davidson (11,205); Dyer (254); Fayette (323); Hamblen (343); Hamilton (2,804); Hardeman (352); Knox (1,209); Lake (694); Loudon (288); Macon (487); Madison (305); Maury (357); Montgomery (567); Putnam (906); Rhea (285); Robertson (839); Rutherford (3,040); Sevier (830); Shelby (11,936); Sumner (1,636); Tipton (649); Trousdale (1,498); Williamson (1,340) and Wilson (963).

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