State reports 6 more deaths from COVID-19, 683 new cases

The Indiana State Department of Health on Saturday reported 683 new COVID-19 cases, the 15th straight day with fewer than 1,000 cases in the daily report.

The state also reported six new deaths due to COVID-19, lifting the cumulative total to 13,136.

Statewide hospitalizations due to COVID-19 rose from 788 on Thursday to 800 on Friday. They are down from 1,019 on May 4. The all-time high mark was 3,460, set on Nov. 30.

The health department reported the testing of 3,850 new individuals.

The state said 2.41 million Hoosiers have been fully vaccinated against COVID-19. More than 2.58 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: 683

Total cumulative cases: 739,626

COVID-19 deaths

New deaths: 6

Total deaths: 13,136

COVID-19 testing

New tested individuals: 3,850

Total cumulative tested individuals: 3,474,640

Cumulative positivity rate unique individuals: 21.3%

Seven-day positivity rate unique individuals: 10.3%**

Cumulative positivity rate all tests: 8.7%

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 21)

First dose administered: 2,583,119 (increase of 10,894)

Fully vaccinated: 2,414,328 (increase of 20,648)

County numbers

Marion County cumulative cases: 101,264 (increase of 112)

Marion County new deaths: 1

Marion County cumulative deaths: 1,757

Marion County 7-day positivity rate unique individuals: 10.4%

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

Hamilton County cumulative cases: 35,989

Hendricks County cumulative cases: 17,390

Johnson County cumulative cases: 18,138

Madison County cumulative cases: 12,813

Boone County cumulative cases: 6,786

Hancock County cumulative cases: 8,407

Morgan County cumulative cases: 6,640

Shelby County cumulative cases: 4,968

Indiana intensive care unit usage

Available ICU beds: 30%

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

Available ventilators: 78.3%

Ventilators in use for COVID-19: 2.8%

U.S. and worldwide numbers

As of Friday, from Johns Hopkins University:

U.S. cases: 33,092,305

U.S. deaths: 589,428

Global cases: 166,272,195

Global deaths: 3,446,101

*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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