The Indiana State Department of Health on Wednesday reported 53 more COVID-19 deaths in Indiana, raising the total to 16,283.
The seven-day moving average of deaths rose to 16.
The department reported 2,024 more cases of COVID-19, up from 1,440 cases the previous day.
Statewide hospitalizations due to COVID-19 increased from 1,290 on Monday to 1,327 on Tuesday, the highest number in five days. COVID patients occupy 16.6% of Indiana’s intensive care unit beds.
More than 3.37 million Hoosiers had been fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as of Wednesday at 5 a.m. after a daily increase of more than 3,000. More than 432,000 Hoosiers have already gotten vaccine boosters.
The health department said 59.6% of Indiana residents 18 and older are now fully vaccinated.
*New COVID-19 cases: 2,024
Total cumulative cases: 1,025,957
New deaths: 53
Total cumulative deaths: 16,283
New tested individuals: 5,558
Total cumulative tested individuals: 4,375,713
Cumulative positivity rate unique individuals: 23.4%
Cumulative positivity rate all tests: 8.5%
Seven-day positivity rate unique individuals: 15%**
Seven-day positivity rate all tests: 7.4%**
** 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–Nov. 3)
First dose administered: 3,349,342 (daily increase of 4,666)
Fully vaccinated: 3,377,447 (daily increase of 3,091)
Booster doses: 432,909 (daily increase of 18,309)
Marion County cumulative cases: 137,280 (increase of 156)
Marion County new deaths: 6
Marion County cumulative deaths: 2,161
Marion County 7-day positivity rate unique individuals: 10.8%
Marion County 7-day positivity rate all tests: 5.8%
Hamilton County cumulative cases: 47,067
Hendricks County cumulative cases: 24,250
Johnson County cumulative cases: 25,509
Madison County cumulative cases: 19,146
Boone County cumulative cases: 9,087
Hancock County cumulative cases: 11,905
Morgan County cumulative cases: 9,602
Shelby County cumulative cases: 7,298
Indiana intensive care unit usage
ICU beds in use by COVID-19 patients: 16.6%
ICU beds in use by non-COVID-19 patients: 58.4%
Available ICU beds: 25%
U.S. and worldwide numbers
As of Wednesday, from Johns Hopkins University:
U.S. cases: 46,182,380
U.S. deaths: 748,943
Global cases: 247,799,743
Global deaths: 5,017,977