Indiana reports 183 new COVID cases, slight rise in hospitalizations

The Indiana State Department of Health on Tuesday reported 183 new COVID-19 cases, marking the 25th straight daily report with fewer than 500 cases. Daily cases haven’t topped 300 since June 12.

A total of just 62 new COVID-19 cases were reported in the nine-county Indianapolis area, with 33 of those reported in Marion and Hamilton counties.

The department reported eight new deaths from COVID-19, increasing the cumulative death tally at 13,420. The state has averaged two deaths a day over the past seven days.

Statewide hospitalizations due to COVID-19 rose from 396 on Sunday to 407 on Monday after four straight days under 400. Hospitalizations are down from a recent high of 1,019 on May 4. The pandemic-high mark was 3,460, set on Nov. 30.

The state said more than 2.8 million Hoosiers have been fully vaccinated against COVID-19. More than 2.79 million had received the first dose of a two-dose vaccination.

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. The department no longer issues reports on Saturday and Sunday.

COVID-19 cases

*New COVID-19 cases: 183

Total cumulative cases: 753,528

COVID-19 deaths

New deaths: 8

Total cumulative deaths: 13,420

COVID-19 testing

New tested individuals: 1,646

Total cumulative tested individuals: 3,579,835

Cumulative positivity rate unique individuals: 21%

Seven-day positivity rate unique individuals: 5.1%**

Cumulative positivity rate all tests: 8.4%

Seven-day positivity rate all tests: 2.1%**

** The health department reports the 7-day positivity rates with a six-day lag to allow time for more comprehensive results.

COVID-19 vaccinations

Statewide totals (Dec. 14–June 29)

First dose administered: 2,796,105 (daily increase of 5,226)

Fully vaccinated: 2,808,481 (daily increase of 6,972)

County numbers       

Marion County cumulative cases: 103,509 (increase of 21)

Marion County new deaths: 3

Marion County cumulative deaths: 1,791

Marion County 7-day positivity rate unique individuals: 4%

Marion County 7-day positivity rate all tests: 1.8%

Hamilton County cumulative cases: 36,694

Hendricks County cumulative cases: 17,741

Johnson County cumulative cases: 18,517

Madison County cumulative cases: 13,206

Boone County cumulative cases: 7,020

Hancock County cumulative cases: 8,603

Morgan County cumulative cases: 6,780

Shelby County cumulative cases: 5,032

Indiana intensive care unit usage

Available ICU beds: 37.4%

ICU beds in use by COVID-19 patients: 3.9%

U.S. and worldwide numbers

As of Tuesday, from Johns Hopkins University:

U.S. cases: 33,642,146

U.S. deaths: 604,179

Global cases: 181,533,728

Global deaths: 3,932,077

*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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