The Indiana State
Department of Health (ISDH) was reporting this morning 1,904 new cases of
COVID-19 over the weekend, for a total to date of 20,507, up from 18,630 on
Friday, an increase of 10 percent over the last 72 hours.
ISDH reported 676
new cases on Saturday; 645 on Sunday; and 583 today.
ISDH also reported
89 additional deaths over the weekend, for a total to date of 1151, up from
1,062 on Friday, an increase of 8 percent over the last 72 hours.
ISDH reported 53
new deaths on Saturday; 17 on Sunday; and 19 today.
In addition, ISDH
reported 113 probable deaths attributable to COVID-19: 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:
Nursing home cases
and deaths to date: 2,316 cases, 420 deaths (1,467 and 260 on Friday).
Number of nursing home facilities in the state with at least one case of
COVID-19: 173 (148 on Friday). Number with at least one death: 105 (85).
tests have been reported to date to ISDH, up from 99,639 on Friday, an
increase of 13.7 percent over the last 72 hours, with a positive rate of
18.1 percent. Tests are being conducted by ISDH, the Centers for Disease
Control and Prevention, and private laboratories.
Tests in Porter
County: 1,986 (1,773 on Friday). In Lake County: 9,871 (8,751). In LaPorte
County: 1,517 (1,289).
If positive rates
are an indication of the extent of COVID-19 testing in a county, then Porter
County's 12.9-percent positive rate compares favorably to Lake's (21.3
percent), LaPorte's (16.7), and the state's (18.1 percent).
Marion County has
the most reported cases, 6,327 (5,754 on Friday); and the most deaths, 363
(339). Lake County has reported 2,098 (1,929) and 97 deaths (93), the second
highest in the state in both categories. LaPorte County has reported 254
cases and eight deaths (224 and six).