The Indiana State Department of Health on Saturday reported 1,096 new COVID-19 cases, the second-highest number of cases reported in a daily report since the beginning of the pandemic. The previous high was 1,253 on Aug. 7.
That’s the seventh time in the last 10 days that new cases have exceeded 1,000.
The department reported the testing of 11,925 new individuals, the ninth highest testing number in a daily report so far. The state’s 7-day testing-positivity rate remained at 7.6% and the overall testing-positivity rate stayed at 8.9%.
The state also reported 15 new deaths due to COVID-19, bringing the total during the pandemic to 2,921.
Marion County reported an increase of 102 cases, the 30th straight day that cases in the county have risen by more than 100. The county’s 7-day testing-positivity rate was 8.6%.
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.
*New cases: 1,096
Total cumulative cases reported Saturday: 79,676
Total cumulative cases reported Friday: 78,632
Increase in cumulative cases: 1,044
Increase in cases reported Aug. 9-15: 6,389
Increase in cases reported Aug. 2-8: 6,165
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
New deaths: 15
Total deaths: 2,921
Increase in deaths reported Aug. 9-15: 90
Increase in deaths reported Aug. 2-8: 57
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
*New tested individuals: 11,925
Total cumulative tested individuals reported Saturday: 897,615
Total cumulative tested individuals reported Friday: 886,489
Increase in cumulative tested individuals: 11,126
Percentage of total testing positive: 8.9%
Seven-day testing-positivity rate: 7.6%
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
Marion County cumulative cases: 16,539 (increase of 102)
Marion County new deaths: 1
Marion County cumulative deaths: 735
Marion County 7-day positivity rate: 8.6%
Hamilton County cumulative cases: 3,103
Hendricks County cumulative cases: 1,996
Johnson County cumulative cases: 1,833
Madison County cumulative cases: 1,079
Boone County cumulative cases: 726
Hancock County cumulative cases: 711
Morgan County cumulative cases: 505
Shelby County cumulative cases: 580
Indiana intensive care unit usage
Available ICU beds: 35.2%
ICU beds in use by COVID-19 patients: 11.6%
Available ventilators: 80.7%
Ventilators in use for COVID-19: 3%
U.S. and worldwide numbers
As of Saturday, from Johns Hopkins University:
U.S. cases: 5,324,930
U.S. deaths: 168,703
Global cases: 21,261,598
Global deaths: 767,054
*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.