Indiana reports fifth straight daily increase in COVID-19 cases

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. The health department on Saturday reported 793 new cases, the most since May 6, when cases increased by 837. Daily case numbers have topped 700 for two straight days and risen for the past five days.

COVID-19 cases

*New cases: 793

Total cumulative cases reported Saturday: 51,079

Total cumulative cases reported Friday: 50,300

Increase in cumulative cases: 779

Increase in cases reported July 5-July 11: 3,674

Increase in cases reported June 28-July 4: 2,857

COVID-19 deaths

New deaths: 8

Total deaths: 2,563

Increase in deaths reported July 5-July 11: 66

Increase in deaths reported June 28-July 4: 74

COVID-19 testing

*New tests: 7,617

Total cumulative tests reported Saturday: 558,146

Total cumulative tests reported Friday: 550,562

Increase in cumulative tests: 7,584

Percentage of total testing positive: 9.2%

County numbers

Marion County cumulative cases: 12,019 (increase of 99)

Marion County new deaths: 1

Marion County cumulative deaths: 693

Hamilton County cumulative cases: 1,691

Hendricks County cumulative cases: 1,454

Johnson County cumulative cases: 1,340

Madison County cumulative cases: 674

Boone County cumulative cases: 482

Hancock County cumulative cases: 454

Morgan County cumulative cases: 342

Shelby County cumulative cases: 454

Indiana intensive care unit usage

Available ICU beds: 35.4%

ICU beds in use by COVID-19 patients: 9.9%

Available ventilators: 83.7%

Ventilators in use for COVID-19: 2.4%

Indiana long-term-care facilities (updated July 6)

New cases: 239

Total cases: 5,581

New deaths: 54

Total deaths: 1,220

Facilities with at least one case: 299

Facilities with at least one death: 180

U.S. and worldwide numbers

As of Saturday morning, from John Hopkins University:

U.S. cases: 3,210,955

U.S. deaths: 134,290

Global cases: 12,558,944

Global deaths: 561,244

*New cases and tests are previously unreported cases and tests submitted to the Indiana State Health Department in the 24 hours through 11:59 p.m. the previous day. This category typically contains numerous duplicates—as many as 20% or more—that are later eliminated from the cumulative totals.

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