The Indiana State Department of Health on Wednesday reported 1,766 new COVID-19 cases, the 13th time in 14 days that new cases have exceeded 1,500. The department said the seven-day moving average for cases was 1,885.
The state reported 15 new deaths due to COVID-19, the smallest increase in deaths in the daily report since Oct. 14.
Newly reported deaths have been in double digits 14 times over the past 16 days.
Hospitalizations due to COVID-19 were 1,484 as of Tuesday, up from 1,425 on Sunday. The latest number was the highest since May 5.
The department reported the testing of 9,385 more unique individuals. The state’s seven-day positivity rate for unique individuals rose from 12.4% to 12.7%.
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: 1,766
Total cumulative cases reported Wednesday: 152,396
Total cumulative cases reported Tuesday: 150,664
Increase in cumulative cases: 1,732
Increase in cases reported Sept. 1-Oct. 1: 26,285
Increase in cases reported Aug. 1-Sept. 1: 27,769
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: 16,065
New deaths: 15
Total deaths: 3,790
Increase in deaths reported Sept. 1-Oct. 1: 325
Increase in deaths reported Aug. 1-Sept. 1: 322
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
Increase in deaths reported April 1-May 1: 997
New tested individuals: 9,385
Total cumulative tested individuals reported Wednesday: 1,581,109
Total cumulative tested individuals reported Tuesday: 1,572,350
Increase in cumulative tested individuals: 8,759
Cumulative positivity rate unique individuals: 9.6%
Seven-day positivity rate unique individuals: 12.7%**
Cumulative positivity rate all tests: 5.8%
Seven-day positivity rate all tests: 6.9%**
Increase in unique tested individuals reported Sept. 1-Oct. 1: 303,966
Increase in unique tested individuals reported Aug. 1-Sept. 1: 325,159
Increase in unique tested individuals reported July 1-Aug. 1: 268,890
Increase in unique tested individuals reported June 1-July 1: 223,820
Increase in unique tested individuals reported May 1-June 1: 166,257
Increase in unique tested individuals reported April 1-May 1: 85,264
** The health department reports the 7-day positivity rates with a six-day lag to allow time for more comprehensive results.
Marion County cumulative cases: 24,905 (increase of 208)
Marion County new deaths: 1
Marion County cumulative deaths: 785
Marion County 7-day positivity rate unique individuals: 11.1%
Hamilton County cumulative cases: 6,000
Hendricks County cumulative cases: 3,221
Johnson County cumulative cases: 3,051
Madison County cumulative cases: 2,324
Boone County cumulative cases: 1,195
Hancock County cumulative cases: 1,156
Morgan County cumulative cases: 930
Shelby County cumulative cases: 803
Indiana intensive care unit usage
Available ICU beds: 34.8%
ICU beds in use by COVID-19 patients: 18.8%
Available ventilators: 77.4%
Ventilators in use for COVID-19: 4.8%
U.S. and worldwide numbers
As of Wednesday, from Johns Hopkins University:
U.S. cases: 8,276,966
U.S. deaths: 221,122
Global cases: 40,895,435
Global deaths: 1,126,382
*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.