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Texas COVID-19 Data

In addition to the DSHS COVID-19 Dashboard, DSHS has made available the following datasets.
Please note that all data are provisional and subject to change. Probable cases are not included in the total case numbers.

Texas Data

New data will not be posted on this website on Sunday, August 2 due to a scheduled upgrade to the system that processes electronic lab reports. Data for Sunday will be posted with Monday’s data update in the files on the Additional Data tab.

Accessible Dashboard Data - Updated Daily (Last updated: 8/1/2020)

This Excel file contains the underlying data currently displayed in the DSHS COVID-19 Dashboard. Data are displayed on multiple tabs and include daily and cumulative case and fatality data, estimated recoveries, statewide hospital data, and case demographics for confirmed cases. Data are overwritten daily.

Data over Time by County - Excel Files Updated Daily (Last Updated: 8/1/2020)

County Trends Dashboard - Updated Daily

This dashboard contains daily new case and fatality trends by county, as well as total cases per 1,000 persons by county.

Hospital Data over Time by Trauma Service Area (TSA) - Excel Files Updated Daily (Last Updated: 8/1/2020)

As of Monday, July 27, the Texas Health and Human Services Commission is posting regular updates on COVID-19 cases in nursing homes and assisted living facilities. The data is available by facility and regulatory services region at https://hhs.texas.gov/services/health/coronavirus-covid-19.

The historical data previously posted by DSHS is available at:

  • Nursing Home Data over Time by PHR (Excel file)
  • Assisted Living Facility Data Over Time by PHR (Excel File)

National Data and Projections

U.S. Cases, Data, and Surveillance
This resource from the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) provides national case counts, fatality counts, estimated hospitalization rates, and provisional death counts.

COVID-19 Forecast (National and State)

This resource from the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) provides national and state-level forecasts of COVID-19 fatalities.

Additional COVID-19 Forecasts

This section of the CDC site contains links to other groups' forecasts of COVID-19 fatalities.

Serological Testing

COVID-19 Serology Surveillance Strategy

This resource provides information on CDC efforts to understand more about how many people have been infected with SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, and how it is spreading through the U.S. population. 

COVID-19 Serological Test Validation and Education Efforts

This resource from the federal Food and Drug Administration (FDA) describes the agency's approach to expanding access to serology tests and ensuring the tests are being appropriately validated.


Last updated August 1, 2020