The Indiana State Department of Health on Tuesday reported 63 new deaths due to COVID-19, matching the largest number in that category ever reported in the department’s daily report. The state also reported 63 new deaths on April 29.
Newly reported deaths have reached or topped 25 for 15 straight days and have been in double digits 33 times over the past 35 days.
Hospitalizations due to COVID-19 rose from 2,174 on Sunday to 2,336 on Monday, another all-time high. The department said the seven-day moving average for cases reached another all-time high of 4,490.
The state reported 4,879 new cases of COVID-19, the second-highest case number ever contained in the daily report. It’s the sixth day in a row that new cases have exceeded 4,000 and the 20th straight day they’ve exceeded 2,000.
The department reported the testing of 14,938 more unique individuals. Testing of new individuals has exceeded 10,000 for 14 straight days.
The state’s seven-day positivity rate for unique individuals jumped from 18.6% on Monday to 19.2% on Tuesday.
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.
*New cases: 4,879
Total cumulative cases reported Tuesday: 219,338
Total cumulative cases reported Monday: 214,509
Increase in cumulative cases: 4,829
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
New deaths: 63
Total deaths: 4,481
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
New tested individuals: 14,938
Total cumulative tested individuals reported Tuesday: 1,837,630
Total cumulative tested individuals reported Monday: 1,823,029
Increase in cumulative tested individuals: 14,601
Cumulative positivity rate unique individuals: 11.9%
Seven-day positivity rate unique individuals: 19.2%**
Cumulative positivity rate all tests: 6.3%
Seven-day positivity rate all tests: 9.9%**
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.
Marion County cumulative cases: 31,323 (increase of 544)
Marion County new deaths: 4
Marion County cumulative deaths: 808
Marion County 7-day positivity rate unique individuals: 15.1%
Hamilton County cumulative cases: 8,788
Hendricks County cumulative cases: 4,214
Johnson County cumulative cases: 4,307
Madison County cumulative cases: 3,425
Boone County cumulative cases: 1,680
Hancock County cumulative cases: 1,692
Morgan County cumulative cases: 1,405
Shelby County cumulative cases: 1,302
Indiana intensive care unit usage
Available ICU beds: 30%
ICU beds in use by COVID-19 patients: 27.8%
Available ventilators: 77.7%
Ventilators in use for COVID-19: 6.5%
U.S. and worldwide numbers
As of Tuesday, from Johns Hopkins University:
U.S. cases: 10,110,552
U.S. deaths: 238,251
Global cases: 50,913,451
Global deaths: 1,263,089
*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.