LM Lockhart Vaccine Clinic

A patient receives a COVID-19 vaccine during a clinic at LM Lockhart Park in Denham Springs on Thursday, March 18, 2021.

More than 40,000 Livingston Parish residents have started a COVID-19 vaccination series, according to the latest information from the Louisiana Department of Health.

In Livingston Parish, approximately 40,376 residents have initiated a vaccination series, an increase of 580 from the last report Thursday. The parish is also reporting that 36,781 residents have been fully-vaccinated, a rise of 221.

Based on its population of roughly 138,000 people, just over 29.2 percent of Livingston Parish has initiated a vaccine series while 26.6 percent has completed a vaccine series.

In other news, Livingston Parish officials confirmed 120 new COVID-19 cases and no new COVID-19 deaths Monday.

Local officials also reported 29 new “probable” cases and no new “probable” deaths.

As of Monday, Livingston Parish is reporting:

-- 11,266 confirmed COVID-19 cases

-- 4,121 “probable” cases

-- 190 confirmed COVID-19 deaths

-- 25 “probable” deaths

-- 157,534 total COVID-19 tests

-- 40,376 initiated vaccine series; 36,781 completed vaccine series (updated every Monday and Thursday)

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