State reports 1,275 new COVID cases, 33 deaths

The Indiana State Department of Health on Saturday reported 1,275 new cases of COVID-19, the 12th time in 14 days that new cases have been below 2,000.

The state also reported 33 new deaths due to the coronavirus. Reported deaths due to COVID-19 have exceeded single digits in 124 of the past 125 days.

The department said 7,300 new individuals were tested Friday.

Statewide hospitalizations due to COVID-19 dropped from 1,178 on Thursday to 1,079 on Friday, the lowest number since Oct. 7. The high mark was 3,460, set on Nov. 30.

The state said more than 320,575 Hoosiers had been fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as of Saturday at 5 a.m. More than 799,639 had received the first dose of a vaccination.

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 COVID-19 cases: 1,275

Total cumulative cases: 647,657

COVID-19 deaths

New deaths: 33

Total deaths: 11,722

COVID-19 testing

New tested individuals: 7,619

Total cumulative tested individuals: 3,043,854

Cumulative positivity rate unique individuals: 21.3%

Seven-day positivity rate unique individuals: 13.5%**

Cumulative positivity rate all tests: 10.3%

Seven-day positivity rate all tests: 5.7%**

** The health department reports the 7-day positivity rates with a six-day lag to allow time for more comprehensive results.

COVID-19 vaccinations

Statewide totals (Dec. 14 – Feb. 13)

First dose administered: 799,639 (daily increase of 20,399)

Fully vaccinated: 320,575 (daily increase of 19,833)

County numbers

Marion County cumulative cases: 89,036 (increase of 160)

Marion County new deaths: 4

Marion County cumulative deaths: 1,605

Marion County 7-day positivity rate unique individuals: 11.1%

Marion County 7-day positivity rate all tests: 5.5%

Hamilton County cumulative cases: 31,264

Hendricks County cumulative cases: 15,481

Johnson County cumulative cases: 16,053

Madison County cumulative cases: 11,565

Boone County cumulative cases: 5,955

Hancock County cumulative cases: 7,290

Morgan County cumulative cases: 5,915

Shelby County cumulative cases: 4,516

Indiana intensive care unit usage

Available ICU beds: 38.2%

ICU beds in use by COVID-19 patients: 9.7%

Available ventilators: 79.5%

Ventilators in use for COVID-19: 3.9%

U.S. and worldwide numbers

As of Friday, from Johns Hopkins University:

U.S. cases: 27,536,528

U.S. deaths: 482,933

Global cases: 108,399,331

Global deaths: 2,388,858

*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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