Indiana reports another 1,529 COVID-19 cases, 49 deaths

The Indiana State Department of Health on Friday reported 1,529 new cases of COVID-19, the fifth time in six days that daily cases have fallen below 2,000.

The state also reported 49 new deaths due to the coronavirus. Reported deaths due to COVID-19 have exceeded single digits in 116 of the past 117 days.

The department said 6,943 new individuals were tested Thursday.

Statewide hospitalizations due to COVID-19 fell from 1,541 on Wednesday to 1,446 on Thursday, the lowest number since Oct. 20. The high mark was 3,460, set on Nov. 30.

The state said more than 191,000 Hoosiers had been fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as Friday at 5 a.m. More than 661,000 had received the first dose of a 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: 1,529

Total cumulative cases: 635,171

Increase in cases reported Jan. 1-Feb. 1: 110,618

Increase in cases reported Dec. 1-Jan. 1: 173,400

Increase in cases reported Nov. 1-Dec. 1: 162,265

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: 49

Total deaths: 11,280

Increase in deaths reported Jan. 1-Feb. 1: 1,597

Increase in deaths reported Dec. 1-Jan. 1: 2,418

Increase in deaths reported Nov. 1-Dec. 1: 1,474

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: 6,943

Total cumulative tested individuals: 2,989,069

Cumulative positivity rate unique individuals: 21.2%

Seven-day positivity rate unique individuals: 15.4%**

Cumulative positivity rate all tests: 10.5%

Seven-day positivity rate all tests: 7.5%**

Increase in unique tested individuals reported Jan. 1-Feb. 1: 313,617

Increase in unique tested individuals reported Dec. 1-Jan. 1: 432,706

Increase in unique tested individuals reported Nov. 1-Dec. 1: 507,314

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.

COVID-19 vaccinations

Statewide totals (Dec. 14 – Feb. 5)

First dose administered: 661,033 (daily increase of 25,487)

Fully vaccinated: 191,247 (daily increase of 15,712)

County numbers

Marion County cumulative cases: 87,495 (increase of 207)

Marion County new deaths: 5

Marion County cumulative deaths: 1,558

Marion County 7-day positivity rate unique individuals: 13.8%

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

Hamilton County cumulative cases: 30,739

Hendricks County cumulative cases: 15,154

Johnson County cumulative cases: 15,778

Madison County cumulative cases: 11,425

Boone County cumulative cases: 5,794

Hancock County cumulative cases: 7,103

Morgan County cumulative cases: 5,784

Shelby County cumulative cases: 4,416

Indiana intensive care unit usage

Available ICU beds: 29.8%

ICU beds in use by COVID-19 patients: 14.8%

Available ventilators: 77.4%

Ventilators in use for COVID-19: 5.9%

U.S. and worldwide numbers

As of Friday, from Johns Hopkins University:

U.S. cases: 26,691,738

U.S. deaths: 456,295

Global cases: 105,048,430

Global deaths: 2,288,655

*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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