Indiana reports 1,171 new COVID-19 cases, 13 more deaths

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The Indiana State Department of Health on Thursday reported 1,171 new COVID-19 cases, the largest number of new cases in the daily report since Sept. 25. New cases have exceeded 900 in five of the last seven daily reports.

The state also reported 13 additional deaths. The state has reported 96 deaths over the past seven days, up from 72 the previous week.

The department on Thursday reported the testing of 8,483 more unique individuals, the sixth time in eight days that testing has topped 8,000.

The cumulative positivity rate for unique individuals remained at 8.7% and the seven-day positivity rate for unique individuals dipped to 7%.

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: 1,171

Total cumulative cases reported Thursday: 121,176

Total cumulative cases reported Wednesday: 120,019

Increase in cumulative cases: 1,157

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: 13

Total deaths: 3,418

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: 8,483

Total cumulative tested individuals reported Thursday: 1,387,731

Total cumulative tested individuals reported Wednesday: 1,379,850

Increase in cumulative tested individuals: 7,881

Cumulative positivity rate unique individuals: 8.7%

Seven-day positivity rate unique individuals: 7%**

Cumulative positivity rate all tests: 5.8%

Seven-day positivity rate all tests: 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: 21,781 (increase of 110)

Marion County new deaths: 1

Marion County cumulative deaths: 769

Marion County 7-day positivity rate unique individuals: 6.6%

Hamilton County cumulative cases: 5,030

Hendricks County cumulative cases: 2,802

Johnson County cumulative cases: 2,409

Madison County cumulative cases: 1,769

Boone County cumulative cases: 1,011

Hancock County cumulative cases: 956

Morgan County cumulative cases: 747

Shelby County cumulative cases: 692

Indiana intensive care unit usage

Available ICU beds: 38.1%

ICU beds in use by COVID-19 patients: 11.9%

Available ventilators: 79.9%

Ventilators in use for COVID-19: 3.5%

U.S. and worldwide numbers

As of Thursday, from Johns Hopkins University:

U.S. cases: 7,237,043

U.S. deaths: 207,008

Global cases: 34,026,003

Global deaths: 1,015,107

*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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