The Indiana State Department of Health on Wednesday reported 6,059 new COVID-19 cases, the 15th straight day that it has reported more than 5,000 new cases.
Hospitalizations due to COVID-19 in Indiana rose to another all-time high, from 3,279 on Monday to 3,363 on Tuesday.
Indiana reported another 63 new deaths from COVID-19, the 30th time in 31 days that the daily report has included more than 25 additional deaths.
The state has reported a cumulative rise in COVID-19 deaths so far in November of 1,108. That number exceeds the amount of any previous entire month during the pandemic. The previous high was 997 in April.
A total of 403 new deaths have been reported over the past seven days, a daily average of 57.6. That exceeds the total of 318 the previous week, an average of 45.4.
COVID-19 patients occupy 43.7% of the state’s intensive care beds. The state said 21.8% of its ICU beds are still available.
The department reported the testing of 19,037 more unique individuals. Testing in that category has exceeded 13,000 each day for 22 straight days.
The health department on Wednesday reported 1,207 more resident COVID-19 cases at Indiana long-term-care facilities over the previous week and 182 more deaths, raising the cumulative number of cases to 14,010 and deaths to 2,881.
There were 973 more cases and no deaths among long-term-care staff reported over the previous week, bringing cumulative totals to 8,651 cases and 13 deaths.
The long-term-care statistics reflected results as of Nov. 18, the department said.
Following are the latest COVID-19 numbers from the Indiana State Department of Health. The department updates its data daily based on information received through 11:59 p.m. the previous day.
*New cases: 6,059
Total cumulative cases reported Wednesday: 312,521
Total cumulative cases reported Tuesday: 306,538
Increase in cumulative cases: 5,983
Increase in cases reported Oct. 1-Nov. 1: 60,932
Increase in cases reported Sept. 1-Oct. 1: 26,285
Increase in cases reported Aug. 1-Sept. 1: 27,769
Increase in cases reported July 1-Aug. 1: 21,170
Increase in cases reported June 1-July 1: 11,122
Increase in cases reported May 1-June. 1: 16,065
New deaths: 63
Total deaths: 5,232
Increase in deaths reported Oct. 1-Nov. 1: 706
Increase in deaths reported Sept. 1-Oct. 1: 325
Increase in deaths reported Aug. 1-Sept. 1: 322
Increase in deaths reported July 1-Aug. 1: 315
Increase in deaths reported June 1-July 1: 480
Increase in deaths reported May 1-June. 1: 914
Increase in deaths reported April 1-May 1: 997
New tested individuals: 19,037
Total cumulative tested individuals reported Wednesday: 2,126,395
Total cumulative tested individuals reported Tuesday: 2,107,744
Increase in cumulative tested individuals: 18,651
Cumulative positivity rate unique individuals: 14.7%
Seven-day positivity rate unique individuals: 21.4%**
Cumulative positivity rate all tests: 7.1%
Seven-day positivity rate all tests: 11.2%**
Increase in unique tested individuals reported Oct. 1-Nov. 1: 322,213
Increase in unique tested individuals reported Sept. 1-Oct. 1: 303,966
Increase in unique tested individuals reported Aug. 1-Sept. 1: 325,159
Increase in unique tested individuals reported July 1-Aug. 1: 268,890
Increase in unique tested individuals reported June 1-July 1: 223,820
Increase in unique tested individuals reported May 1-June 1: 166,257
Increase in unique tested individuals reported April 1-May 1: 85,264
** The health department reports the 7-day positivity rates with a six-day lag to allow time for more comprehensive results.
Marion County cumulative cases: 42,641 (increase of 712)
Marion County new deaths: 0
Marion County cumulative deaths: 849
Marion County 7-day positivity rate unique individuals: 19%
Marion County 7-day positivity rate all tests: 12%
Hamilton County cumulative cases: 13,011
Hendricks County cumulative cases: 6,098
Johnson County cumulative cases: 6,389
Madison County cumulative cases: 5,060
Boone County cumulative cases: 2,445
Hancock County cumulative cases: 2,538
Morgan County cumulative cases: 2,108
Shelby County cumulative cases: 1,821
Indiana intensive care unit usage
Available ICU beds: 21.8%
ICU beds in use by COVID-19 patients: 43.7%
Available ventilators: 71.8%
Ventilators in use for COVID-19: 11.6%
U.S. and worldwide numbers
As of Wednesday, from Johns Hopkins University:
U.S. cases: 12,619,931
U.S. deaths: 260,322
Global cases: 59,985,053
Global deaths: 1,413,325
*New cases, deaths and tests are previously unreported cases, deaths and tests submitted to the Indiana State Health Department in the 24 hours through 11:59 p.m. the previous day. The cases and testing categories typically contain numerous duplicates—as many as 20% or more—that are later eliminated from the cumulative totals.