Indiana reports 43K more fully vaccinated

ISDH said 43,800 people have been fully vaccinated for the virus. As of today, a total of 4,229,104 shots have been administered in Indiana.

INDIANAPOLIS — This is a weekly blog with daily updates on COVID-19 numbers, COVID vaccine and other related content across Indiana for the week of April 26, 2021.

Friday, April 30

The Indiana State Department of Health on Friday reported eight additional deaths from COVID-19. Those deaths occurred March 1 and Thursday. To date, 12,921 Hoosiers have died from COVID-19, with another 411 probable deaths reported in patients who died with COVID-19 symptoms but had no positive test on record.     

A total of 3,381,943 unique individuals have been tested in Indiana, up from Thursday’s count of 3,376,666. A total of 9,787,443 tests, including repeat tests for the same person, have been reported to ISDH since the beginning of the pandemic.

Health officials also reported 43,800 people have been fully vaccinated for the virus. As of today, a total of 4,229,104 shots have been administered in Indiana. This includes 2,344,638 first doses and 1,884,466 individuals who are fully vaccinated with either two doses of the Pfizer or Moderna vaccines or a single Johnson & Johnson vaccine.

Thursday, April 29

The Indiana State Department of Health reported 41,920 more people have been fully vaccinated for COVID-19, bringing the state’s total to 1,840,696 people who have received the single shot Johnson & Johnson vaccine or both doses of either the Pfizer or Moderna vaccines. Breaking down today’s total, the state dashboard shows 144,197 people have been given the Johnson & Johnson shot, with 1,696,499 receiving both Pfizer or Moderna shots.                          

With eleven additional deaths reported Thursday, Indiana has now lost 12,913 people to the virus.                      

A total of 3,376,666 unique individuals have been tested in Indiana, up from 3,371,140 on Wednesday. A total of 9,749,814 tests, including repeat tests for the same patients, have been reported to the state Department of Health since Feb. 26, 2020.

Wednesday, April 28

The Indiana State Department of Health reported 1,272 new cases of COVID-19 in the state on Wednesday, along with 19 additional deaths from the virus. The deaths reported Wednesday occurred between Jan. 1 and Tuesday. Total deaths in the state are now 12,902.                         

ISDH reported 33,641 additional people are fully vaccinated as of Wednesday morning, bringing the state’s total up to 1,798,858 who have received either both doses of the Pfizer or Moderna vaccines, or the single-shot Johnson & Johnson vaccine.

Tuesday, April 27

The Indiana State Department of Health reported 867 new cases of COVID-19 in the state on Tuesday, along with 13 additional deaths from the virus. The deaths reported Tuesday occurred between April 23 and Monday. Total deaths in the state are now 12,883.

ISDH reported 25,276 additional people are fully vaccinated as of Tuesday morning, bringing the state’s total up to 1,765,242 who have received either both doses of the Pfizer or Moderna vaccines or the single-shot Johnson & Johnson vaccine.

Monday, April 26

The Indiana State Department of Health reported 702 new cases of COVID-19 and five additional deaths Monday, bringing the statewide total to 715,468 cases and 12,870 deaths.

Indiana’s 7-day positivity rate for all tests is at 4.8%, while the rate for unique individuals is at 12.6%. A total of 1,739,982 Hoosiers are fully vaccinated.

As of Sunday, April 25, the Indiana State Department of Health reported the state had reached a benchmark of more than 4 million COVID-19 vaccination shots administered. This includes first or second shots of Moderna and Pfizer vaccines as well as single-shot Johnson & Johnson vaccines.

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