Indiana reports 812 new COVID-19 cases, rise in hospitalizations

The Indiana State Department of Health on Monday reported 812 new COVID-19 cases, snapping a five-day streak of daily reports with more than 1,000 cases.

The seven-day moving average of positive cases in Indiana rose from 1,134 on Saturday to 1,151 on Sunday—up from 985 on April 1.

The state reported one new death from COVID-19, raising the cumulative total to 12,938.

Statewide hospitalizations due to COVID-19 jumped from to 863 on Saturday to 931 on Sunday. Hospitalizations are up 33% since April 1. The all-time high mark was 3,460, set on Nov. 30.

The health department reported the testing of 3,730 new individuals.

The state said more than 1.94 million Hoosiers had been fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as of Monday at 5 a.m. More than 2.36 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.

COVID-19 cases

*New COVID-19 cases: 812

Total cumulative cases: 723,443

COVID-19 deaths

New deaths: 1

Total deaths: 12,938

COVID-19 testing

New tested individuals: 3,730

Total cumulative tested individuals: 3,394,981

Cumulative positivity rate unique individuals: 21.3%

Seven-day positivity rate unique individuals: 12.8%**

Cumulative positivity rate all tests: 8.8%

Seven-day positivity rate all tests: 4.6%**

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

COVID-19 vaccinations

Statewide totals (Dec. 14–May 3)

First dose administered: 2,365,057 (daily increase of 1,069)

Fully vaccinated: 1,942,376 (daily increase of 9,015)

County numbers

Marion County cumulative cases: 98,753 (increase of 119)

Marion County new deaths: 0

Marion County cumulative deaths: 1,736

Marion County 7-day positivity rate unique individuals: 12.5%

Marion County 7-day positivity rate all tests: 5.1%

Hamilton County cumulative cases: 35,322

Hendricks County cumulative cases: 17,086

Johnson County cumulative cases: 17,821

Madison County cumulative cases: 12,510

Boone County cumulative cases: 6,649

Hancock County cumulative cases: 8,201

Morgan County cumulative cases: 6,523

Shelby County cumulative cases: 4,872

Indiana intensive care unit usage

Available ICU beds: 34.6%

ICU beds in use by COVID-19 patients: 8.3%

Available ventilators: 79.3%

Ventilators in use for COVID-19: 2.8%

U.S. and worldwide numbers

As of Monday, from Johns Hopkins University:

U.S. cases: 32,424,024

U.S. deaths: 577,054

Global cases: 152,977,490

Global deaths: 3,204,493

*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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