Additionally, the state has seen 5,537 hospitalizations and 1,287 ICU admissions due to COVID-19, the data shows.
Statewide test numbers also increased in the past 24 hours, totaling 183,012 administered tests as of 7 p.m. May 4—an increase of 8,212 tests, or a 4.70% increase from May 3. With 28,602 confirmed positive cases of COVID-19 in the state, this means 16.08% of all the administered tests so far have come back positive. This percentage has been decreasing since April 19, down to 16.08% tonight from 23.13% at 7 p.m. April 19.
Case counts in Fulton County increased by 91 cases since May 3, totaling 3,064 cases of COVID-19 as of 7 p.m. May 4, the data indicates. Additionally, Fulton County has seen 129 coronavirus-related deaths, GDPH data shows.