Indiana reports 19 more COVID-19 deaths, 674 new cases

The Indiana State Department of Health on Thursday reported 674 new COVID-19 cases, marking the 20th straight day with fewer than 1,000 cases.

The department reported 19 new deaths from COVID-19, raising the cumulative death tally to 13,167.

Statewide hospitalizations due to COVID-19 decreased from 810 on Tuesday to 759 on Wednesday. They are down from 1,019 on May 4. The all-time high mark was 3,460, set on Nov. 30.

The health department reported the testing of 4,226 new individuals.

The state said 2.47 million Hoosiers have been fully vaccinated against COVID-19. More than 2.62 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.

COVID-19 cases

*New COVID-19 cases: 674

Total cumulative cases: 742,353

COVID-19 deaths

New deaths: 19

Total deaths: 13,167

COVID-19 testing

New tested individuals: 4,226

Total cumulative tested individuals: 3,490,024

Cumulative positivity rate unique individuals: 21.3%

Seven-day positivity rate unique individuals: 10.3%**

Cumulative positivity rate all tests: 8.6%

Seven-day positivity rate all tests: 4.9%**

** 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–May 27)

First dose administered: 2,624,782 (increase of 10,878)

Fully vaccinated: 2,476,779 (increase of 16,624)

County numbers

Marion County cumulative cases: 101,688 (increase of 90)

Marion County new deaths: 3

Marion County cumulative deaths: 1,760

Marion County 7-day positivity rate unique individuals: 9.8%

Marion County 7-day positivity rate all tests: 4.8%

Hamilton County cumulative cases: 36,102

Hendricks County cumulative cases: 17,456

Johnson County cumulative cases: 18,194

Madison County cumulative cases: 12,871

Boone County cumulative cases: 6,823

Hancock County cumulative cases: 8,446

Morgan County cumulative cases: 6,665

Shelby County cumulative cases: 4,982

Indiana intensive care unit usage

Available ICU beds: 31.4%

ICU beds in use by COVID-19 patients: 7.3%

Available ventilators: 78.1%

Ventilators in use for COVID-19: 2.8%

U.S. and worldwide numbers

As of Thursday, from Johns Hopkins University:

U.S. cases: 33,192,974

U.S. deaths: 592,432

Global cases: 168,520,476

Global deaths: 3,501,002

*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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