State reports 571 new COVID-19 cases, 13 more deaths

The Indiana State Department of Health on Friday reported 571 new COVID-19 cases, marking the 21st straight day with fewer than 1,000 cases.

The department reported 13 new deaths from COVID-19, raising the cumulative death tally to 13,179.

Statewide hospitalizations due to COVID-19 increased from 759 on Wednesday to 767 on Thursday. They are down from 1,019 on May 4. The all-time high mark was 3,460, set on Nov. 30.

The state said 2.49 million Hoosiers have been fully vaccinated against COVID-19. More than 2.63 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.

COVID-19 cases

*New COVID-19 cases: 571

Total cumulative cases: 742,910

COVID-19 deaths

New deaths: 13

Total deaths: 13,179

COVID-19 testing

New tested individuals: 3,975

Total cumulative tested individuals: 3,493,567

Cumulative positivity rate unique individuals: 21.3%

Seven-day positivity rate unique individuals: 10.1%**

Cumulative positivity rate all tests: 8.6%

Seven-day positivity rate all tests: 4.8%**

** 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–May 28)

First dose administered: 2,633,546 (increase of 8,924)

Fully vaccinated: 2,492,305 (increase of 15,836)

County numbers

Marion County cumulative cases: 101,764 (increase of 77)

Marion County new deaths: 2

Marion County cumulative deaths: 1,762

Marion County 7-day positivity rate unique individuals: 9.8%

Marion County 7-day positivity rate all tests: 4.8%

Hamilton County cumulative cases: 36,130

Hendricks County cumulative cases: 17,468

Johnson County cumulative cases: 18,207

Madison County cumulative cases: 12,879

Boone County cumulative cases: 6,832

Hancock County cumulative cases: 8,446

Morgan County cumulative cases: 6,673

Shelby County cumulative cases: 4,982

Indiana intensive care unit usage

Available ICU beds: 31.4%

ICU beds in use by COVID-19 patients: 7.7%

Available ventilators: 77.8%

Ventilators in use for COVID-19: 2.8%

U.S. and worldwide numbers

As of Friday, from Johns Hopkins University:

U.S. cases: 33,219,595

U.S. deaths: 593,314

Global cases: 169,066,085

Global deaths: 3,513,292

*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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2 thoughts on “State reports 571 new COVID-19 cases, 13 more deaths

  1. The 15.72% positivity rate for today is the lowest we’ve seen since March. Let’s hope to see continued downward trends similar to last year’s numbers.

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