Indiana reports 5,713 new COVID-19 cases, rise in hospitalizations

The Indiana State Department of Health on Monday reported 5,713 new COVID-19 cases, the 18th time in the past 20 days that reported cases have topped 5,000.

Statewide hospitalizations due to COVID-19 continued to rise, reaching an all-time high Sunday of 3,401.

The health department reported the testing of 15,922 new individuals, bringing the cumulative total to 2,204,581.

Indiana reported another 38 deaths from COVID-19, the 34th time in 36 days that the daily report has included more than 25 deaths.

COVID-19 patients occupy 44.7% of the state’s intensive care beds. The state said 24% of its ICU beds are still available.

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 cases: 5,713

Total cumulative cases338,977

Increase in cases reported Oct. 1-Nov. 1: 60,932

Increase in cases reported Sept. 1-Oct. 1: 26,285

Increase in cases reported Aug. 1-Sept. 1: 27,769

Increase in cases reported July 1-Aug. 1: 21,170

Increase in cases reported June 1-July 1: 11,122

Increase in cases reported May 1-June. 1: 16,065

COVID-19 deaths

New deaths: 38

Total deaths: 5,456

Increase in deaths reported Oct. 1-Nov. 1: 706

Increase in deaths reported Sept. 1-Oct. 1: 325

Increase in deaths reported Aug. 1-Sept. 1: 322

Increase in deaths reported July 1-Aug. 1: 315

Increase in deaths reported June 1-July 1: 480

Increase in deaths reported May 1-June. 1: 914

Increase in deaths reported April 1-May 1: 997

COVID-19 testing

New tested individuals: 15,922

Total cumulative tested individuals: 2,204,581

Cumulative positivity rate unique individuals: 15.4%

Seven-day positivity rate unique individuals: 21.1%**

Cumulative positivity rate all tests: 7.3%

Seven-day positivity rate all tests: 10.8%**

Increase in unique tested individuals reported Oct. 1-Nov. 1: 322,213

Increase in unique tested individuals reported Sept. 1-Oct. 1: 303,966

Increase in unique tested individuals reported Aug. 1-Sept. 1: 325,159

Increase in unique tested individuals reported July 1-Aug. 1: 268,890

Increase in unique tested individuals reported June 1-July 1: 223,820

Increase in unique tested individuals reported May 1-June 1: 166,257

Increase in unique tested individuals reported April 1-May 1: 85,264

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

County numbers

Marion County cumulative cases: 46,131 (increase of 764)

Marion County new deaths: 5

Marion County cumulative deaths: 870

Marion County 7-day positivity rate unique individuals: 19.3%

Marion County 7-day positivity rate all tests: 11.6%

Hamilton County cumulative cases: 14,364

Hendricks County cumulative cases: 6,820

Johnson County cumulative cases: 7,132

Madison County cumulative cases: 5,506

Boone County cumulative cases: 2,676

Hancock County cumulative cases: 2,943

Morgan County cumulative cases: 2,365

Shelby County cumulative cases: 2,041

Indiana intensive care unit usage

Available ICU beds: 24%

ICU beds in use by COVID-19 patients: 44.7%

Available ventilators: 70.4

Ventilators in use for COVID-19: 13.9%

U.S. and worldwide numbers

As of Monday, from Johns Hopkins University:

U.S. cases: 13,393,166

U.S. deaths: 266,932

Global cases: 62,875,460

Global deaths: 1,461,763

*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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