State sees increase of 1,041 COVID-19 cases, seven more deaths

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The Indiana State Department of Health on Sunday reported 1,041 new COVID-19 cases. New reported cases have topped 1,000 in 11 of the past 12 days.

The seven-day moving average of positive cases in Indiana was 1,313 on Saturday, up from 985 on April 1.

The state reported seven new deaths from COVID-19, increasing the cumulative total 12,815.

Statewide hospitalizations due to COVID-19 decreased from 861 on Friday to 829 on Saturday. The all-time high mark was 3,460, set on Nov. 30.

The health department reported the testing of 5,557 new individuals.

The state said more than 1.56 million Hoosiers had been fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as of Sunday at 5 a.m. More than 2.16 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: 1,041

Total cumulative cases: 708,067

COVID-19 deaths

New deaths: 7

Total deaths: 12,815

COVID-19 testing

New tested individuals: 5,557

Total cumulative tested individuals: 3,334,030

Cumulative positivity rate unique individuals: 21.2%

Seven-day positivity rate unique individuals: 13.9%**

Cumulative positivity rate all tests: 9%

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.

COVID-19 vaccinations

Statewide totals (Dec. 14 – April 18)

First dose administered: 2,160,842 (daily increase of 28,194)

Fully vaccinated: 1,567,159 (daily increase of 14,563)

County numbers

Marion County cumulative cases: 96,488 (increase of 137)

Marion County new deaths: 3

Marion County cumulative deaths: 1,721

Marion County 7-day positivity rate unique individuals: 13%

Marion County 7-day positivity rate all tests: 5.9%

Hamilton County cumulative cases: 34,497

Hendricks County cumulative cases: 16,803

Johnson County cumulative cases: 17,526

Madison County cumulative cases: 12,350

Boone County cumulative cases: 6,552

Hancock County cumulative cases: 7,979

Morgan County cumulative cases: 6,395

Shelby County cumulative cases: 4,790

Indiana intensive care unit usage

Available ICU beds: 28.4%

ICU beds in use by COVID-19 patients: 9.2%

Available ventilators: 79.9%

Ventilators in use for COVID-19: 2.7%

U.S. and worldwide numbers

As of Sunday, from Johns Hopkins University:

U.S. cases: 31,640,808

U.S. deaths: 567,032

Global cases: 140,887,145

Global deaths: 3,013,818

*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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