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Indiana reports 6,251 new COVID-19 cases, 18 deaths in previous week

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

The data was collected through Tuesday. 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 6,251 Hoosiers tested positive for COVID-19 in the previous week.

Also in the previous week, a total of 18 Hoosiers died, and no probable deaths were reported. The state has recorded 23,470 deaths and 1,036 probable deaths for “All Time” from the coronavirus.

The “All Time” count for Indiana shows 1,905,229 Hoosiers have tested positive for the virus, and a total of 20,882,624 tests have been administered.

The state says 669 Hoosiers were hospitalized Tuesday with COVID-19.

IDOH says 10,079,119 vaccine doses have been given through Tuesday in Indiana.

A total of 3,822,417 Hoosiers were fully vaccinated through Tuesday. That’s about 55% of the total population.

According to the Regenstrief Institute, 1,6905,199 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 606,609,317 confirmed cases worldwide, with more than 6,507,002 deaths.

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