Indiana reports 764 more COVID-19 cases, 13 deaths

The Indiana State Department of Health on Thursday reported 764 new COVID-19 cases and 13 more deaths.

The state also reported the testing of 6,243 more individuals, the second-lowest daily testing number in three weeks.

The state’s cumulative testing-positivity rate for unique individuals remained at 8.8%.

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: 764

Total cumulative cases reported Thursday: 102,243

Total cumulative cases reported Wednesday: 101,485

Increase in cumulative cases: 758Increase 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: 13

Total deaths: 3,186

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: 6,243

Total cumulative tested individuals reported Thursday: 1,164,141

Total cumulative tested individuals reported Wednesday: 1,158,018

Increase in cumulative tested individuals: 6,123

Cumulative positivity rate unique individuals: 8.8%

Seven-day positivity rate unique individuals: 7.1%**

Cumulative positivity rate all tests: 6.6%

Seven-day positivity rate all tests: 5%**

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: 19,473 (increase of 86)

Marion County new deaths: 1

Marion County cumulative deaths: 753

Marion County 7-day positivity rate unique individuals: 7.4%

Hamilton County cumulative cases: 4,307

Hendricks County cumulative cases: 2,488

Johnson County cumulative cases: 2,115

Madison County cumulative cases: 1,443

Boone County cumulative cases: 901

Hancock County cumulative cases: 856

Morgan County cumulative cases: 633

Shelby County cumulative cases: 639

Indiana intensive care unit usage

Available ICU beds: 39.7%

ICU beds in use by COVID-19 patients: 10.3%

Available ventilators: 81.3%

Ventilators in use for COVID-19: 2.3%

U.S. and worldwide numbers

As of Thursday, from Johns Hopkins University:

U.S. cases: 6,373,349

U.S. deaths: 191,168

Global cases: 27,933,388

Global deaths: 905,181

*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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