The Porter County
Health Department was reporting this morning another COVID-19 death in the
county, to bring the total so far to 31.
The victim was a
Center Township resident in the 70-79 demographic residing in a long-term
To date, 31 Porter
County residents have died from COVID-19: four Westchester Township
residents; one Liberty Township resident; 14 Portage Township residents; and
12 Center Township residents.
demographic: six 50-59; one 60-69; seven 70-79; eight 80-89; and nine
90-and-over. Thirteen men have died and 18 women.
Department was also reporting today 11 new COVID-19 cases over the last 72
hours (three new cases on Thursday), to bring the total so far to 583, up
from 572 on Friday.
Two new cases were
reported on Saturday; three news cases on Sunday; and six new cases today.
are currently hospitalized, unchanged from Friday; while 388 have recovered,
also unchanged from Friday.
Total active cases
in Porter County, after subtracting deaths and recoveries: 164 (154 on
To date, 96 cases
of COVID-19 have been reported in Porter County’s long-term care facilities,
unchanged from Friday.
died (21 on Friday), three are currently hospitalized (three), and 10 have
tests conducted in Porter County as of Sunday, according to the Indiana
State Department of Health: 5,655, up from 5,303 on Friday, an increase of
6.6 percent over the previous 48 hours.
Duneland Cases by
-- Westchester: 36
cases, four deaths, no hospitalizations, 30 recoveries (unchanged from
Friday). Two active cases.
-- Liberty: 25
cases, one death, two hospitalizations, 17 recoveries (unchanged from
Friday). Seven active cases.
-- Jackson: Two
cases, no deaths, two recoveries.
-- Pine: Four cases
(three on Friday), no hospitalizations (none), three recoveries (three). One
-- Portage: 240
cases (237 on Friday), 14 deaths (14), five hospitalizations (five), 152
Center: 162 cases
(155 on Friday), 12 deaths (11), five hospitalizations (five), 83 recoveries
cases, no deaths, no hospitalizations, 47 recoveries (unchanged from
Union: 22 cases, no
deaths, no hospitalizations, 20 recoveries (unchanged from Friday).