Louisiana covid statistics & travel advice

The latest Covid-19 statistics on new cases and vaccine rollout in Louisiana plus up-to-date travel advice and resources from government organisations and international agencies.

  • Vaccine rollout (%) Partially · Fully
  • New cases/100k 7-day
  • Travel status Louisiana · UK

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Louisiana Covid-19 vaccine rollout

Below are the latest statistics on Covid-19 vaccinations in Louisiana showing the number of people and percentage of the population who are partially and fully vaccinated.

As of 18/09/2021 Number of people Percentage of population
Partially vaccinated 2,370,599 51%
Fully vaccinated 2,053,232 44.2%

The Covid-19 vaccination statistics for Louisiana is provided by Our World in Data. Last updated on 18/09/21.

Louisiana Covid-19 statistics - new cases

The figures below show the average numbers of new cases per 100,000 of population for Louisiana recorded in the latest 7-day and 14-day period and the percentage difference from the week before, plus charts showing the numbers of new cases recorded over the past 10 weeks.

Week ending 7-day average 7-day weekly change 14-day average 14-day weekly change
2021-09-07 208.1 -57.2%    
2021-09-15 337.2 62%    

New cases 7-day average

The 7-day average number of new Covid-19 cases per 100,000 of population for Louisiana recorded over the past 10 weeks.


The number of newly recorded cases per 100,000 of population for Louisiana is courtesy of the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and is updated weekly.

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Louisiana travel status

Below is the latest information on the travel and tourism status of Louisiana including entry rules, pre-departure & in-destination Covid-19 testing and quarantine requirements plus current status on the UK travel list for returning to the UK.

Are there entry restrictions to Louisiana due to the coronavirus?

Louisiana is closed for tourism from the UK. Non-resident foreign nationals travelling from the UK are banned from entering.

Negative PCR or Antigen test results required for arrivals from the UK. 2nd test 3-5 days after arrival recommended.

Check out US Centers for Disease Control for more information.

Destination status

  • Open for tourismO
    Open for tourism
  • Vaccine passport acceptedV
    Vaccine passport accepted
  • Test requiredT
    Test required
  • Quarantine excl. vaccinatedQV
    Quarantine excl. vaccinated
  • Test + quarantine excl. vaccinatedTQV
    Test + quarantine excl. vaccinated
  • Fully vaccinated onlyV+
    Fully vaccinated only
  • Test + quarantine requiredT+Q
    Test + quarantine required
  • Quarantine requiredQ
    Quarantine required
  • Closed for tourism/Travel banC/B
    Closed for tourism/Travel ban

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Do I need to quarantine in the UK if I travel from the USA?

USA is on the Amber list in the UK.

If you have been in or through the USA in the previous 10 days, and are not exempt by reason of being fully vaccinated, you must quarantine at home for 10 days when arriving in the UK.

A pre-departure test in the USA is required as well as PCR tests on days 2 & 8 in the UK while in quarantine. The Test to Release scheme can be used in England on day 5 to shorten the quarantine period.

Adults who have been fully vaccinated in the UK, US or EU and under 18s arriving are exempt from quarantine but must still take the Day 2 test.

UK status - traffic light system

  • Green list countryG
    Green list country
  • Common Travel AreaCTA
    Common Travel Area
  • Green watchlist countryG+
    Green watchlist country
  • Amber list countryA
    Amber list country
  • Red list countryR
    Red list country
  • International travel banB
    International travel ban

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