Of those 13 new
cases, seven--or 54 percent--were diagnosed among the younger demographics:
two in the 0-19 (24 total); three in the 20-29 (348 total); and two in the
30-39 (263); Total in the 40-49: 269.
Nine patients are
currently hospitalized, up from eight on Monday. Total active cases in
Porter County: 138, up from 125 on Monday.
Department reported no additional deaths today. To date 43 Porter County
residents have succumbed to COVID-19.
A total of 110
cases have been reported so far in long-term care facilities in Porter
County, unchanged from Monday. Two of those patients are currently
hospitalized, 74 have recovered, and 27 have died, also unchanged from
To date, 241 cases
have been diagnosed in children or teens, or 13.8 percent of all cases (13.8
percent on Monday). On July 7, only 39 children or teens had been diagnosed
of the 765 total cases at the time: or 5.1 percent.
Duneland cases by
-- Westchester: 184
cases (182 on Monday). Twenty-four active cases.
-- Liberty: 87
cases (unchanged from Monday). Three active cases.
-- Jackson: 24
cases (unchanged from Monday). Four active cases.
-- Pine: 11 cases
(unchanged from Monday). One active case.
-- Portage: 623
cases (620 on Monday). Thirty-four active cases.
-- Center: 488
cases (484 on Monday). Forty-active cases. Center Township’s total includes
Valparaiso University students.
-- Washington: 81
cases (79 on Monday). Three active cases. Washington Township’s total
includes Porter County Jail inmates.
-- Union: 95 cases
(93 on Monday). Thirteen active cases.