The Indiana State Department of Health on Friday reported 561 new cases of COVID-19, the third day in a row that news cases have topped 500.
The health department reported one new death from COVID-19, raising the cumulative total to 13,514. The state has averaged two new deaths per day from COVID over the past seven days.
Statewide hospitalizations due to COVID-19 ticked down from 443 on Wednesday to 439 on Thursday. 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 2.88 million Hoosiers have been fully vaccinated against COVID-19 after a daily increase of 4,600. More than 2.85 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.
*New COVID-19 cases: 561
Total cumulative cases: 760,163
New deaths: 1
Total cumulative deaths: 13,514
New tested individuals: 3,089
Total cumulative tested individuals: 3,628,580
Cumulative positivity rate unique individuals: 20.9%
Cumulative positivity rate all tests: 8.4%
Seven-day positivity rate unique individuals: 4.3%**
Seven-day positivity rate all tests: 4.5%**
** The health department reports the 7-day positivity rates with a six-day lag to allow time for more comprehensive results.
Statewide totals (Dec. 14–July 16)
First dose administered: 2,857,784 (daily increase of 4,496)
Fully vaccinated: 2,888,389 (daily increase of 4,600)
Marion County cumulative cases: 104,335 (increase of 90)
Marion County new deaths: 0
Marion County cumulative deaths: 1,801
Marion County 7-day positivity rate unique individuals: 4.4%
Marion County 7-day positivity rate all tests: 4%
Hamilton County cumulative cases: 36,932
Hendricks County cumulative cases: 17,909
Johnson County cumulative cases: 18,630
Madison County cumulative cases: 13,368
Boone County cumulative cases: 7,092
Hancock County cumulative cases: 8,665
Morgan County cumulative cases: 6,846
Shelby County cumulative cases: 5,065
Indiana intensive care unit usage
Available ICU beds: 32.1%
ICU beds in use by COVID-19 patients: 4.1%
U.S. and worldwide numbers
As of Friday, from Johns Hopkins University:
U.S. cases: 33,980,758
U.S. deaths: 608,432
Global cases: 189,126,795
Global deaths: 4,069,936
*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.