LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- The state of Indiana on Saturday reported 1,449 new COVID-19 cases and 14 more deaths in which the virus was a contributing factor.
The report brings the state's total confirmed infections to 654,660 since the start of the pandemic, according to a news release from the Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH). More than 11,900 Hoosiers have died from the virus.
Indiana's seven-day positivity rate, which is a measure of the proportion of tests returning positive, was at 4.3% on Saturday, according to the state's COVID-19 dashboard. As of Saturday, 3,076,245 tests have been reported to ISDH, up from 3,069,866 on Friday. To find testing locations, click here. More than 200 locations are available across the state.
In southern Indiana, Clark County reported 30 new cases Saturday. In total, the county has reported 11,790 cases and 179 deaths since the state of the pandemic. According to the health department, the county's seven-day positivity rate is currently 5.9%.
Floyd County, which currently has a seven-day positivity rate of 5.5%, reported 18 new cases of the virus on Saturday. That brings the county to 7,120 total cases and 163 deaths since the start of the pandemic.
For a further breakdown of cases in the state by county, click here.
To date, 880,844 Indiana residents have received their first dose of the coronavirus vaccine, while 424,14 have been fully vaccinated, according to the state health department.
To find out if you're eligible for a vaccine and to register for an appointment to get vaccinated, click here. You can also dial 211 for assistance.
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