Indiana State Department of Health Sunday update: 736 new cases, 17 new deaths

Indiana State Department of Health Sunday update: 736 new cases, 17 new deaths
coronavirus (Source: WDBJ)

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (WAVE) - The Indiana State Department of Health provided an update Sunday with newly reported COVID-19 cases within the state.

Sunday’s report confirmed an additional 736 cases of COVID-19 in Indiana, bringing the total number of positive cases in the state to 661,673.

An additional 17 deaths due to COVID-19 in Indiana were also reported in Sunday’s update. The total number of deaths due to the virus in the state is now 12,142.

Other updates provided Sunday include an additional 5,261 individuals have been tested and 31,667 new COVID-19 tests administered. So far, 3,117,201 unique individuals have been tested in the state, with 8,021,430 total tests administered.

The seven-day positivity rate in the state of Indiana is now at a 3.8 percent average for all tests administered.

According to the Regenstrief Institute, 42,736 total patients have been hospitalized due to COVID-19 and 7,497 total patients admitted within the ICU as of Sunday morning.

Unique patients recovered from COVID-19 in Indiana so far is now totaled at 431,705, according to the latest data from the Regenstrief Institute.

Percentage of recoveries on positive cases in the state is now at 95.9 percent Sunday.

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