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Indiana reports 30 more COVID-19 deaths and 3,726 new positive cases

Posted at 12:00 PM, Jan 11, 2021
and last updated 2021-01-11 12:10:42-05

INDIANAPOLIS — The Indiana State Department of Health reported Monday that 30 more people died with COVID-19 and 3,726 others tested positive for the virus.

All of the newly reported deaths occurred between Friday-Sunday. Deaths are reported based on when the state receives data and occurred over multiple days.

There have been 567,338 positive cases and 8,643 confirmed deaths in Indiana since the pandemic began. An additional 373 probable COVID-19 deaths have also been reported.

A total of 2,537 people are in the hospital with COVID-19, a decrease of 56 since Sunday's report.

There have been more than 6.14 million COVID-19 tests administered to more than 2.76 million individuals with a 20.5% cumulative positivity rate among unique individuals. Indiana's seven-day positivity rate among unique individuals through Jan. 4 is 28.4%.

Among all tests, the cumulative positivity rate is 10.9%, while the seven-day positivity rate is 16.5%.

The state health department said 26.8% of ICU beds and 72.5% of ventilators are available.

As of 4 p.m. Sunday, nearly 86,000 Hoosiers age 80 or older had scheduled appointments to receive the COVID-19 vaccine.