Indiana reports 1,589 new COVID-19 cases, 23 more deaths

The Indiana State Department of Health on Monday reported 1,589 new COVID-19 cases, the 10th time in 11 days that new cases have exceeded 1,500.

The department said the seven-day moving average for cases was  1,807.

Hospitalizations due to COVID-19 were 1,373 as of Sunday, down from 1,387 on Saturday. Saturday’s number marked the highest number since May 6.

The state also reported 23 additional deaths from COVID-19. Newly reported deaths have been in double digits 12 times over the past 14 days. Indiana has reported 159 deaths in the past week, an average of 22.7 per day, up from 116, or 16.6 per day, in the previous week.

The department reported the testing of 9,463 more unique individuals, the lowest testing number since Wednesday. The state’s seven-day positivity rate for unique individuals rose from 11.4% to 11.8%.

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: 1,589

Total cumulative cases reported Monday: 149,166

Total cumulative cases reported Sunday: 147,582

Increase in cumulative cases: 1,584

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

COVID-19 deaths

New deaths: 23

Total deaths: 3,727

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

COVID-19 testing

New tested individuals: 9,463

Total cumulative tested individuals reported Monday: 1,564,722

Total cumulative tested individuals reported Sunday: 1,555,437

Increase in cumulative tested individuals: 9,285

Cumulative positivity rate unique individuals: 9.5%

Seven-day positivity rate unique individuals: 11.8%**

Cumulative positivity rate all tests: 5.8%

Seven-day positivity rate all tests: 6.5%**

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.

County numbers

Marion County cumulative cases: 25,564 (increase of 154)

Marion County new deaths: 1

Marion County cumulative deaths: 781

Marion County 7-day positivity rate unique individuals: 10.1%

Hamilton County cumulative cases: 5,923

Hendricks County cumulative cases: 3,140

Johnson County cumulative cases: 2,972

Madison County cumulative cases: 2,269

Boone County cumulative cases: 1,186

Hancock County cumulative cases: 1,141

Morgan County cumulative cases: 915

Shelby County cumulative cases: 783

Indiana intensive care unit usage

Available ICU beds: 37.6%

ICU beds in use by COVID-19 patients: 17.2%

Available ventilators: 79.9%

Ventilators in use for COVID-19: 4.3%

U.S. and worldwide numbers

As of Monday, from Johns Hopkins University:

U.S. cases: 8,160,132

U.S. deaths: 219,765

Global cases: 40,155,883

Global deaths: 1,115,079

*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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