Indiana reports 1,104 new COVID-19 cases, nine more deaths

The Indiana State Department of Health on Saturday reported 1,104 new COVID-19 cases and nine new deaths.

The state has reported an increase in the cumulative case count of 6,198 over the past week, or an average of 885.4 per day. That’s up from 5,600 the previous week, an average of 800 per day.

The department reported the testing of 11,705 more unique individuals, bringing the cumulative total to 1,292,615. The cumulative positivity rate for unique individuals remained at 8.6%.

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.

COVID-19 cases

*New cases: 1,104

Total cumulative cases reported Saturday: 110,759

Total cumulative cases reported Friday: 109,683

Increase in cumulative cases: 1,076

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

COVID-19 deaths

New deaths: 9

Total deaths: 3,278

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

COVID-19 testing

New tested individuals: 11,705

Total cumulative tested individuals reported Saturday: 1,292,615

Total cumulative tested individuals reported Friday: 1,281,438

Increase in cumulative tested individuals: 11,177

Cumulative positivity rate unique individuals: 8.6%

Seven-day positivity rate unique individuals: 6.8%**

Cumulative positivity rate all tests: 6.1%

Seven-day positivity rate all tests: 4.4%**

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.

County numbers

Marion County cumulative cases: 20,645 (increase of 135)

Marion County new deaths: 0

Marion County cumulative deaths: 758

Marion County 7-day positivity rate unique individuals: 6.7%

Hamilton County cumulative cases: 4,646

Hendricks County cumulative cases: 2,638

Johnson County cumulative cases: 2,250

Madison County cumulative cases: 1,565

Boone County cumulative cases: 944

Hancock County cumulative cases: 900

Morgan County cumulative cases: 694

Shelby County cumulative cases: 663

Indiana intensive care unit usage

Available ICU beds: 38.9%

ICU beds in use by COVID-19 patients: 10.4%

Available ventilators: 81.9%

Ventilators in use for COVID-19: 2.6%

U.S. and worldwide numbers

As of Saturday, from Johns Hopkins University:

U.S. cases: 6,730,653

U.S. deaths: 198,682

Global cases: 30,566,740

Global deaths: 953,072

*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.

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