The Indiana State Department of Health on Tuesday reported 91 more deaths from COVID-19, the highest number of new deaths in the daily report since 126 were reported on Jan. 19.
The seven-day moving average of new deaths rose from 15 to 23 per day, the health department said.
Statewide hospitalizations due to COVID-19 increased from 2,634 on Sunday to 2,687 on Monday, the highest mark since Jan. 7, when they reached 2,769. The peak was Nov. 30, when 3,460 were hospitalized.
More than a third (33.6%) of Indiana’s intensive care unit beds are occupied by COVID patients.
The state reported 3,580 new cases of COVID, up from 2,349 in Monday’s report.
More than 3.17 million Hoosiers had been fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as of Tuesday at 5 a.m., up by 5,598 from the previous day.
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 COVID-19 cases: 3,580
Total cumulative cases: 913,528
New deaths: 91
Total cumulative deaths: 14,482
New tested individuals: 9,222
Total cumulative tested individuals: 4,060,405
Cumulative positivity rate unique individuals: 22.5%
Cumulative positivity rate all tests: 8.7%
Seven-day positivity rate unique individuals: 21%**
Seven-day positivity rate all tests: 11.8%**
** 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–Sept. 14)
First dose administered: 3,188,890 (daily increase of 4,317)
Fully vaccinated: 3,175,016 (daily increase of 5,598)
Marion County cumulative cases: 124,632 (increase of 437)
Marion County new deaths: 14
Marion County cumulative deaths: 1,941
Marion County 7-day positivity rate unique individuals: 18.9%
Marion County 7-day positivity rate all tests: 11.7%
Hamilton County cumulative cases: 42,834
Hendricks County cumulative cases: 21,624
Johnson County cumulative cases: 23,002
Madison County cumulative cases: 16,810
Boone County cumulative cases: 8,182
Hancock County cumulative cases: 10,481
Morgan County cumulative cases: 8,604
Shelby County cumulative cases: 6,343
Indiana intensive care unit usage
ICU beds in use by COVID-19 patients: 33.6%
Available ICU beds: 18.2%
U.S. and worldwide numbers
As of Tuesday, from Johns Hopkins University:
U.S. cases: 41,267,077
U.S. deaths: 662,577
Global cases: 225,545,060
Global deaths: 4,644,078