Indiana surpasses 80,000 confirmed COVID-19 cases during pandemic

The Indiana State Department of Health on Sunday reported 750 new COVID-19 cases, the 13th straight day that new cases have exceeded 600.

The department reported the testing of 9,287 new individuals, the 12th time in 15 days that new testing has exceeded 9,000. The state’s 7-day testing-positivity rate jumped from 7.6% on Saturday to 8% on Sunday while the overall testing-positivity rate stayed at 8.9%.

The state also reported three new deaths due to COVID-19, bringing the total during the pandemic to 2,924.

Marion County reported an increase of 101 cases, the 31st straight day that cases in the county have risen by more than 100. The county’s 7-day testing-positivity rate was 9.3%.

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: 750

Total cumulative cases reported Sunday: 80,415

Total cumulative cases reported Saturday: 79,676

Increase in cumulative cases: 739

Increase in cases reported Aug. 10-16: 6,087

Increase in cases reported Aug. 3-9: 6,471

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: 16,200

COVID-19 deaths

New deaths: 3

Total deaths: 2,924

Increase in deaths reported Aug. 9-15: 89

Increase in deaths reported Aug. 2-8: 65b

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

COVID-19 testing

*New tested individuals: 9,287

Total cumulative tested individuals reported Sunday: 906,851

Total cumulative tested individuals reported Saturday: 897,615

Increase in cumulative tested individuals: 9,236

Percentage of total testing positive: 8.9%

Seven-day testing-positivity rate: 8%

Increase in tests reported July 1-Aug. 1: 268,890

Increase in tests reported June 1-July 1: 223,820

Increase in tests reported May 1-June. 1: 166,257

County numbers

Marion County cumulative cases: 16,640 (increase of 101)

Marion County new deaths: 0

Marion County cumulative deaths: 735

Marion County 7-day positivity rate: 9.3%

Hamilton County cumulative cases: 3,144

Hendricks County cumulative cases: 2,015

Johnson County cumulative cases: 1,845

Madison County cumulative cases: 1,100

Boone County cumulative cases: 734

Hancock County cumulative cases: 719

Morgan County cumulative cases: 507

Shelby County cumulative cases: 582

Indiana intensive care unit usage

Available ICU beds: 35.3%

ICU beds in use by COVID-19 patients: 11.6%

Available ventilators: 81.9%

Ventilators in use for COVID-19: 3.2%

U.S. and worldwide numbers

As of Sunday, from Johns Hopkins University:

U.S. cases: 5,370,930

U.S. deaths: 169,615

Global cases: 21,498,193

Global deaths: 771,805

*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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