State reports another 728 COVID-19 cases, 10 more deaths

The Indiana State Department of Health on Wednesday reported 728 new COVID-19 cases and 10 additional deaths. Deaths in the state from COVID-19 now exceed 3,300.

The department reported the testing of 7,509 more unique individuals. The cumulative positivity rate for unique individuals remained at 8.6%.

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 cases: 728

Total cumulative cases reported Wednesday: 113,337

Total cumulative cases reported Tuesday: 112,626

Increase in cumulative cases: 711

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

COVID-19 deaths

New deaths: 10

Total deaths: 3,305

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

COVID-19 testing

New tested individuals: 7,509

Total cumulative tested individuals reported Wednesday: 1,322,819

Total cumulative tested individuals reported Tuesday: 1,315,440

Increase in cumulative tested individuals: 7,379

Cumulative positivity rate unique individuals: 8.6%

Seven-day positivity rate unique individuals: 6.8%**

Cumulative positivity rate all tests: 6.0%

Seven-day positivity rate all tests: 4.2%**

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.

County numbers

Marion County cumulative cases: 20,936 (increase of 104)

Marion County new deaths: 2

Marion County cumulative deaths: 761

Marion County 7-day positivity rate unique individuals: 6.7%

Hamilton County cumulative cases: 4,761

Hendricks County cumulative cases: 2,681

Johnson County cumulative cases: 2,279

Madison County cumulative cases: 1,610

Boone County cumulative cases: 956

Hancock County cumulative cases: 914

Morgan County cumulative cases: 706

Shelby County cumulative cases: 666

Indiana intensive care unit usage

Available ICU beds: 40.8%

ICU beds in use by COVID-19 patients: 11.8%

Available ventilators: 81.4%

Ventilators in use for COVID-19: 2.7%

U.S. and worldwide numbers

As of Wednesday, from Johns Hopkins University:

U.S. cases: 6,902,930

U.S. deaths: 201,120

Global cases: 31,673,086

Global deaths: 972,372

*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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