The Indiana State Department of Health on Friday reported 925 new COVID-19 cases and 16 new deaths.
The total number of positive COVID-19 cases in the state has increased to 733,591, and the state has reported 13,049 deaths.
Statewide hospitalizations due to COVID-19 decreased slightly from 880 on Wednesday to 831 on Thursday. The all-time high mark was 3,460, set on Nov. 30.
The health department reported the testing of 5,530 new individuals.
The state said more than 2.22 million Hoosiers had been fully vaccinated against COVID-19. More than 2.47 million had received the first dose of a two-dose 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.
*New COVID-19 cases: 925
Total cumulative cases: 733,591
New deaths: 16
Total deaths: 13,049
New tested individuals: 5,530
Total cumulative tested individuals: 3,441,717
Cumulative positivity rate unique individuals: 21.3%
Seven-day positivity rate unique individuals: 12.2%**
Cumulative positivity rate all tests: 8.7%
Seven-day positivity rate all tests: 5.2%**
** The health department reports the 7-day positivity rates with a six-day lag to allow time for more comprehensive results.
Statewide totals (Dec. 14–May 13)
First dose administered: 2,470,237
Fully vaccinated: 2,226,615
Marion County cumulative cases: 100,387 (increase of 140)
Marion County new deaths: 2
Marion County cumulative deaths: 1,748
Marion County 7-day positivity rate unique individuals: 13.1%
Marion County 7-day positivity rate all tests: 6.8%
Hamilton County cumulative cases: 35,735
Hendricks County cumulative cases: 17,283
Johnson County cumulative cases: 18,028
Madison County cumulative cases: 12,725
Boone County cumulative cases: 6,722
Hancock County cumulative cases: 8,325
Morgan County cumulative cases: 6,596
Shelby County cumulative cases: 4,936
Indiana intensive care unit usage
Available ICU beds: 35%
ICU beds in use by COVID-19 patients: 8.4%
Available ventilators: 78.5%
Ventilators in use for COVID-19: 2.7%
U.S. and worldwide numbers
As of Friday, from Johns Hopkins University:
U.S. cases: 32,854,645
U.S. deaths: 584,510
Global cases: 161,290,797
Global deaths: 3,347,183
*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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Did the numbers for May 13 ever get published on IBJ? I haven’t seen them when I search under the “Coronavirus Outbreak” tag.