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The Texas Department of State Health Services added 1,181 new coronavirus cases to the state's tally Friday, bringing the total to more than 53,000. The state also reported an additional 40 fatalities Friday.

Here is the Texas coronavirus daily report for Friday as of 4 p.m.

Currently, 226 of 254 counties in the state have reported positive cases.

53,449: Cases Reported

1,480: Fatalities

32,277: Estimated* Recoveries

22,068: Estimated* Active cases

834,437: Total tests (as of May 22)

60,252: Antibody tests (as of May 21)

1,578: Lab-confirmed COVID-19 patients currently in Texas hospitals

Source: Texas Department of Health and Human Services

* Recoveries and active cases are estimated based on several assumptions related to hospitalization rates and recovery times. The estimates do not include data from any cases reported prior to March 24.

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