The Indiana State
Department of Health (ISDH) was reporting this morning 62 new COVID-19
deaths over the last 24 hours, to bring the statewide total to 1,213, up
from 1,151 on Monday, an increase of 5.4 percent.
The number of
probable COVID-19 deaths remained unchanged from Monday: 113. Probable
deaths are those for which x-ray, scans, and clinical symptoms all point to
COVID-19 but for which no positive test is on record. Total confirmed and
probable COVID-19 deaths Indiana: 1,326.
ISDH was also
reporting 541 new cases of COVID-19 since Monday, to bring total confirmed
cases to 21,033, up from 20,507, an increase of 2.6 percent over the last 24
Nursing home cases
and deaths to date: 2,316 cases, 420 deaths (unchaged from Monday).
Number of nursing
home facilities in the state with at least one case of COVID-19: 173.
Number with at
least one death: 105.
tests have been reported to date to ISDH, up from 113,297 on Monday, an
increase of 2.3 percent over the last 24 hours, with a positive rate of 18.2
percent. Tests are being conducted by ISDH, the Centers for Disease Control
and Prevention, and private laboratories.
Tests in Porter
County: 2,028 (1,986 on Monday).
In Lake County:
In LaPorte County:
13.1-percent positive rate compares with Lake’s (21.3 percent), LaPorte’s
(16.9), and the state's (18.2 percent).
Marion County has
the most reported cases, 6,419 (6,327 on Monday); and the most deaths, 374
Lake County has
reported 2,161 cases (2,098) and 103 deaths (97), the second highest in the
state in both categories.
LaPorte County has
reported 268 cases and eight deaths (254 and eight).