map and fever chart of COVID-19 in Clayton County, GA

by Robin Kemp

As of Friday, August 27, these are the latest COVID-19 figures for Clayton County, according to the Georgia Department of Public Health:

  • CONFIRMED CASES TO DATE: 29,267
  • PCR POSITIVE LAST 2 WEEKS: 2,158
  • ANTIGEN POSITIVE CASES: 3,588
  • CONFIRMED CASES PER 100K: 9,600.84
  • COUNTY RANK: 5 of 152 for number of cases, behind Fulton, Gwinnett, Cobb, and Dekalb Counties
  • % PCR POSITIVE: 23.4%
  • 7-DAY MOVING AVERAGE: 14.2%
  • % PCR POSITIVE TESTS LAST 2 WEEKS: 12.9%
  • % POSITIVE TESTS OVERALL: 13.4%
  • CONFIRMED DEATHS: 526 since pandemic began
  • DEATHS PER 100K: 172.6
  • PROBABLE DEATHS: 30
  • HOSPITALIZATIONS: 1,657

You can dive into more COVID-19 data for Georgia and other counties at https://dph.georgia.gov/covid-19-daily-status-report.

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