TN reports number of coronavirus cases by age group in school-age children

TN reports number of coronavirus cases by age group in school-age children

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — The Tennessee Department of Health is reporting coronavirus case numbers in children from five to 18 years old.

In Shelby County, 2,564 cases have been reported, according to the data.

Over the last 14 days, 196 cases have been reported.

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Across the state, 17.9 percent of cases were reported in children ages 11-13.

25.7 percent of cases were reported in children ages five to 10, according to the data.

Children ages 14-18 make up the largest number of cases at 56.4 percent.