The Indiana State Department of Health on Saturday reported 2,765 new COVID-19 cases, the second-highest number of new cases reported so far in the department’s daily report.
The department said the seven-day moving average for cases has reached an all-time high of 2,081.
Hospitalizations due to COVID-19 rose again, hitting 1,685 as of Friday, marking the highest number since April 14, near the beginning of the pandemic.
The state reported 24 new deaths due to COVID-19. Newly reported deaths have been in double digits 17 times over the past 19 days.
The department reported the testing of 13,092 more unique individuals, the second time testing has surpassed 13,000 in three days.
The state’s seven-day positivity rate for unique individuals rose from 13% to 13.1%.
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: 2,765
Total cumulative cases reported Saturday: 160,454
Total cumulative cases reported Friday: 157,713
Increase in cumulative cases: 2,741
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: 24
Total deaths: 3,882
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: 13,092
Total cumulative tested individuals reported Saturday: 1,618,331
Total cumulative tested individuals reported Friday: 1,605,596
Increase in cumulative tested individuals: 12,735
Cumulative positivity rate unique individuals: 9.9%
Seven-day positivity rate unique individuals: 13.1%**
Cumulative positivity rate all tests: 5.8%
Seven-day positivity rate all tests: 6.9%**
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: 25,691 (increase of 300)
Marion County new deaths: 2
Marion County cumulative deaths: 791
Marion County 7-day positivity rate unique individuals: 11.4%
Hamilton County cumulative cases: 6,293
Hendricks County cumulative cases: 3,337
Johnson County cumulative cases: 3,207
Madison County cumulative cases: 2,449
Boone County cumulative cases: 1,269
Hancock County cumulative cases: 1,223
Morgan County cumulative cases: 974
Shelby County cumulative cases: 872
Indiana intensive care unit usage
Available ICU beds: 30.9%
ICU beds in use by COVID-19 patients: 22.4%
Available ventilators: 78.1%
Ventilators in use for COVID-19: 5.4%
U.S. and worldwide numbers
As of Saturday, from Johns Hopkins University:
U.S. cases: 8,499,132
U.S. deaths: 224,058
Global cases: 42,307,731
Global deaths: 1,145,847
*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.