State’s COVID-19 case count climbs by 374

The Indiana State Department of Health on Wednesday reported 374 new COVID-19 cases, the 10th straight report with fewer than 500 cases.

The department also reported two new deaths from COVID-19, raising the cumulative death tally to 13,291.

The state said more than 2.63 million Hoosiers have been fully vaccinated against COVID-19. More than 2.7 million had received the first dose of a two-dose vaccination.

Statewide hospitalizations due to COVID-19 decreased from 614 on Monday to 584 on Tuesday. Wednesday’s number was not provided in the report. Hospitalizations are down from a recent high of 1,019 on May 4. The all-time high mark was 3,460, set on Nov. 30.

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: 374

Total cumulative cases: 748,259

COVID-19 deaths

New deaths: 2

Total deaths: 13,291

COVID-19 testing

New tested individuals: 3,794

Total cumulative tested individuals: 3,533,954

Cumulative positivity rate unique individuals: 21.2%

Seven-day positivity rate unique individuals: 7%**

Cumulative positivity rate all tests: 8.5%

Seven-day positivity rate all tests: 3.2%**

** 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–June 10)

First dose administered: 2,712,851 (increase of 7,065)

Fully vaccinated: 2,638,326 (increase of 14,628)

County numbers

Marion County cumulative cases: 102,920 (increase of 70)

Marion County new deaths: 0

Marion County cumulative deaths: 1,768

Marion County 7-day positivity rate unique individuals: 7.5%

Marion County 7-day positivity rate all tests: 3.3%

Hamilton County cumulative cases: 36,462

Hendricks County cumulative cases: 17,572

Johnson County cumulative cases: 18,369

Madison County cumulative cases: 13,101

Boone County cumulative cases: 6,906

Hancock County cumulative cases: 8,540

Morgan County cumulative cases: 6,732

Shelby County cumulative cases: 5,000

Indiana intensive care unit usage

Available ICU beds: 32.3%

ICU beds in use by COVID-19 patients: 5.4%

U.S. and worldwide numbers

As of Thursday, from Johns Hopkins University:

U.S. cases: 33,415,911

U.S. deaths: 598,342

Global cases: 174,496,166

Global deaths: 3,759,196

*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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One thought on “State’s COVID-19 case count climbs by 374

  1. Wow how to take an improving situation and spin the headline to doom and gloom. Shame on you IBJ for your twisted way of putting out information

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