Indiana sees 1,302 more COVID-19 cases, 17 additional deaths

The Indiana State Department of Health on Tuesday reported 1,302 new COVID-19 cases, the fifth time in seven days that new cases have exceeded 1,000.

The state also reported 17 additional deaths from COVID-19, bringing the cumulative total of confirmed deaths to 3,500.

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

The cumulative positivity rate for unique individuals remained at 8.9% and the seven-day positivity rate for unique individuals rose from 8.8 to 9%.

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: 1,302

Total cumulative cases reported Wednesday: 128,227

Total cumulative cases reported Tuesday: 126,946

Increase in cumulative cases: 1,281

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: 17

Total deaths: 3,500

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 Wednesday: 1,440,917

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

Increase in cumulative tested individuals: 8,698

Cumulative positivity rate unique individuals: 8.9%

Seven-day positivity rate unique individuals: 9%**

Cumulative positivity rate all tests: 5.8%

Seven-day positivity rate all tests: 5%**

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: 22,560 (increase of 120)

Marion County new deaths: 2

Marion County cumulative deaths: 772

Marion County 7-day positivity rate unique individuals: 7.9%

Hamilton County cumulative cases: 5,285

Hendricks County cumulative cases: 2,881

Johnson County cumulative cases: 2,532

Madison County cumulative cases: 1,902

Boone County cumulative cases: 1,068

Hancock County cumulative cases: 989

Morgan County cumulative cases: 786

Shelby County cumulative cases: 703

Indiana intensive care unit usage

Available ICU beds: 33.4%

ICU beds in use by COVID-19 patients: 14.9%

Available ventilators: 79.7%

Ventilators in use for COVID-19: 3.5%

U.S. and worldwide numbers

As of Wednesday, from Johns Hopkins University:

U.S. cases: 7,504,116

U.S. deaths: 210,972

Global cases: 35,882,378

Global deaths: 1,051,138

*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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