Indiana reports another 30 deaths from COVID-19, 990 more cases

The Indiana State Department of Health on Tuesday reported 990 new COVID-19 cases, the fifth time in six days that new cases have exceeded 900.

The state also reported 30 additional deaths from COVID-19, the highest number of deaths contained in a single daily report since 32 were reported on June 6. The department included deaths from Sept. 25 to Oct. 5.

The department on Monday reported the testing of 7,473 more unique individuals.

The cumulative positivity rate for unique individuals rose from 8.8% to 8.9% and the seven-day positivity rate for unique individuals rose from 8.5% to 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: 990

Total cumulative cases reported Tuesday: 126,946

Total cumulative cases reported Monday: 125,976

Increase in cumulative cases: 970

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: 30

Total deaths: 3,484

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: 7,473

Total cumulative tested individuals reported Tuesday: 1,432,219

Total cumulative tested individuals reported Monday: 1,425,175

Increase in cumulative tested individuals: 7,044

Cumulative positivity rate unique individuals: 8.9%

Seven-day positivity rate unique individuals: 8.8%**

Cumulative positivity rate all tests: 5.8%

Seven-day positivity rate all tests: 4.9%**

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.

County numbers

Marion County cumulative cases: 22,440 (increase of 100)

Marion County new deaths: 1

Marion County cumulative deaths: 770

Marion County 7-day positivity rate unique individuals: 7.5%

Hamilton County cumulative cases: 5,245

Hendricks County cumulative cases: 2,859

Johnson County cumulative cases: 2,516

Madison County cumulative cases: 1,878

Boone County cumulative cases: 1,047

Hancock County cumulative cases: 981

Morgan County cumulative cases: 779

Shelby County cumulative cases: 702

Indiana intensive care unit usage

Available ICU beds: 36.4%

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

Available ventilators: 80.6%

Ventilators in use for COVID-19: 3.6%

U.S. and worldwide numbers

As of Tuesday, from Johns Hopkins University:

U.S. cases: 7,420,206

U.S. deaths: 209,811

Global cases: 35,241,027

Global deaths: 1,038,151

*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.

Please enable JavaScript to view this content.

Story Continues Below

Editor's note: You can comment on IBJ stories by signing in to your IBJ account. If you have not registered, please sign up for a free account now. Please note our updated comment policy that will govern how comments are moderated.

{{ articles_remaining }}
Free {{ article_text }} Remaining
{{ articles_remaining }}
Free {{ article_text }} Remaining Article limit resets on
{{ count_down }}