The Indiana State Department of Health on Sunday morning said the number of presumptive positive cases for COVID-19 in the state has risen to 1,514 after the emergence of 282 more cases.
The state has reported 533 new cases over the past two days.
The death toll in the state has risen to 32, up from 31 the previous day.
The department reported that 9,830 people have been tested so far, up from 8,407 in Saturday’s report and 6,936 in Friday’s report. The ISDH said the test numbers reflect only those tests reported to the department and the numbers should not be characterized as a comprehensive total.
Marion County reported 676 cases—up 92 cases from the previous day—with 10 deaths.
Counties in the Indianapolis area have at least a dozen cases each: Hamilton (83), Johnson (71), Hendricks (48), Boone (13), Hancock (22), Madison (18), Morgan (20) and Shelby (12).
More than 63% of the state’s reported cases have occurred in the Indianapolis area.
The health department is providing case updates daily at about 10 a.m. based on results received through 11:59 p.m. the previous day.
Health officials say Indiana has far more coronavirus cases—possibly thousands more—than those indicated by the number of tests.
Cases have been confirmed in more than 85 of Indiana’s 92 counties so far.
As of Sunday morning, 124,686 cases had been reported in the United States, with 2,191 deaths, according to a running tally maintained by health researchers at Johns Hopkins University & Medicine. More than a third of deaths occurred in New York and Washington state.
More than 681,700 cases have been reported globally, with 31,882 deaths. More than 145,690 people have recovered.