Indiana has passed the million-case mark for COVID-19, according to the latest statistics from the Indiana State Department of Health.
The department said Monday that 1,000,163 official cases of the coronavirus have been confirmed in the state, after 701 more cases were reported on Sunday. The cumulative total of cases rose by 3,822 over the weekend.
Statewide hospitalizations due to COVID-19 decreased from 1,577 on Saturday to 1,576 on Sunday, their lowest number since Aug. 16. Hospitalizations reached a recent peak of 2,687 on Sept. 13. COVID patients occupy nearly 20% of Indiana’s intensive care unit beds.
One more COVID-19 death was reported to the department on Sunday, but the cumulative total rose by 58 over the weekend, to 15,771. The seven-day moving average of new deaths dropped from 18 per day to 14 per day, the health department said.
More than 3.3 million Hoosiers had been fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as of Monday at 5 a.m., after a weekend increase of 8,928. More than 235,000 Hoosiers have already gotten vaccine boosters, with a weekend increase of nearly 15,000.
The health department said 58.8% of Indiana residents 18 and older are now fully vaccinated.
*New COVID-19 cases: 701
Total cumulative cases: 1,000,163
New deaths: 1
Total cumulative deaths: 15,771
New tested individuals: 2,952
Total cumulative tested individuals: 4,299,493
Cumulative positivity rate unique individuals: 23.3%
Cumulative positivity rate all tests: 8.6%
Seven-day positivity rate unique individuals: 17.4%**
Seven-day positivity rate all tests: 8.8%**
** The health department reports the 7-day positivity rates with a six-day lag to allow time for more comprehensive results.
Statewide totals (Dec. 14–Oct. 18)
First dose administered: 3,303,693 (weekend increase of 6,256)
Fully vaccinated: 3,337,984 (weekend increase of 8,928)
Booster doses: 235,088 (weekend increase of 14,943)
Marion County cumulative cases: 134,763 (increase of 103)
Marion County new deaths: 0
Marion County cumulative deaths: 2,106
Marion County 7-day positivity rate unique individuals: 13.1%
Marion County 7-day positivity rate all tests: 7.1%
Hamilton County cumulative cases: 46,100
Hendricks County cumulative cases: 23,738
Johnson County cumulative cases: 24,902
Madison County cumulative cases: 18,614
Boone County cumulative cases: 8,863
Hancock County cumulative cases: 11,630
Morgan County cumulative cases: 9,404
Shelby County cumulative cases: 7,138
Indiana intensive care unit usage
ICU beds in use by COVID-19 patients: 19.9%
ICU beds in use by non-COVID-19 patients: 52.3%
Available ICU beds: 27.8%
U.S. and worldwide numbers
As of Monday, from Johns Hopkins University:
U.S. cases: 44,937,514
U.S. deaths: 724,417
Global cases: 240,805,141
Global deaths: 4,901,012