Indiana reports 11,063 new COVID-19 cases, 15 deaths in previous week

by: WISH Staff Reports

Posted: Aug 16, 2022 / 03:58 PM EST / Updated: Aug 16, 2022 / 03:58 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) – The Indiana Department of Health on Monday released new COVID-19 data.

The data was collected through Sunday. The state’s tallies — shown in the timeframes of the previous week, previous month, previous year, and “All Time” — are being updated only on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.

The department says 11,063 Hoosiers tested positive for COVID-19 in the previous week.

Also in the previous week, a total of 15 Hoosiers died, and no probable deaths were reported. The state has recorded 23,263 deaths and 1,008 probable deaths for “All Time” from the coronavirus.

The “All Time” count for Indiana shows 1,862,813 Hoosiers have tested positive for the virus, and a total of 20,671,204 tests have been administered.

The state says 749 Hoosiers were hospitalized Sunday with COVID-19.

IDOH says 10,028,277 vaccine doses have been given through Sunday in Indiana.

A total of 3,813,919 Hoosiers were fully vaccinated through Sunday. That’s about 54.9% of the total population.

According to the Regenstrief Institute, 1,661,222 Hoosiers are estimated to have recovered from the virus.

According to the Center for Systems Science and Engineering at Johns Hopkins University, there have been more than 591,753,000 confirmed cases worldwide, with more than 6,439,000 deaths.

More information, including interactive graphs, can be found here.