Indiana reports 240 new COVID-19 cases, 7 more deaths

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The Indiana State Department of Health on Tuesday reported 240 new COVID-19 cases, the 14th straight daily report with fewer than 500 cases.

Marion County, with 42 new cases, was the only county in the Indianapolis area to report more than 10 cases in the latest report.

The department also reported seven new deaths from COVID-19, raising the cumulative death tally to 13,332.

The state said more than 2.69 million Hoosiers have been fully vaccinated against COVID-19. More than 2.73 million had received the first dose of a two-dose vaccination.

Statewide hospitalizations due to COVID-19 increased from 497 on Sunday to 536 on Monday. Hospitalizations are down from a recent high of 1,019 on May 4. The pandemic-high mark was 3,460, set on Nov. 30.

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: 240

Total cumulative cases: 749,835

COVID-19 deaths

New deaths: 7

Total deaths: 13,332

COVID-19 testing

New tested individuals: 2,543

Total cumulative tested individuals: 3,546,442

Cumulative positivity rate unique individuals: 21.1%

Seven-day positivity rate unique individuals: 6.7%**

Cumulative positivity rate all tests: 8.5%

Seven-day positivity rate all tests: 2.7%**

** 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 15)

First dose administered: 2,733,554 (daily increase of 7,741)

Fully vaccinated: 2,691,686 (daily increase of 18,815)

County numbers

Marion County cumulative cases: 103,128 (increase of 42)

Marion County new deaths: 4

Marion County cumulative deaths: 1,779

Marion County 7-day positivity rate unique individuals: 7.3%

Marion County 7-day positivity rate all tests: 2.9%

Hamilton County cumulative cases: 36,537

Hendricks County cumulative cases: 17,594

Johnson County cumulative cases: 18,412

Madison County cumulative cases: 13,128

Boone County cumulative cases: 6,922

Hancock County cumulative cases: 8,556 x

Morgan County cumulative cases: 6,742

Shelby County cumulative cases: 5,008

Indiana intensive care unit usage

Available ICU beds: 35.6%

ICU beds in use by COVID-19 patients: 5%

U.S. and worldwide numbers

As of Tuesday, from Johns Hopkins University:

U.S. cases: 33,476,053

U.S. deaths: 599,975

Global cases: 176,353,405

Global deaths: 3,814,010

*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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