Ohio reports 1,079 new COVID-19 cases, 4 new coronavirus-related deaths

Posted at 3:19 PM, Sep 14, 2020
and last updated 2020-09-14 15:19:44-04

COLUMBUS, Ohio — The Ohio Department of Health reported 1,079 new COVID-19 cases in the state today, bringing the total number of cases to 138,484.

The number of new cases today is lower than the rolling 21-day average of daily cases, which is 1,087. These numbers include both cases confirmed by a viral test and cases that meet the CDC's definition of probable. There have been 131,235 confirmed COVID-19 cases to date, which account for 95% of total cases.

There were 49 new cases reported in Cuyahoga County today.

There have now been 4,419 coronavirus-related deaths across the state. Four deaths were reported Monday, lower than the 21-day average of 21.

The ODH reported 64 new hospitalizations today, with nine ICU admissions.

As of today, 115,708 Ohioans are presumed recovered from the disease, according to the ODH.

There were 28,136 tests done on Sept. 12, the latest day this data from the ODH was available. Of those tests, 3.6% were positive, compared to the rolling 7-day average positivity rate, which is 3.8%. Click here for details on where to get a COVID-19 test in your area.

CV testing Sept. 12

The median age of patients is 41 with the age range for infected patients from younger than 1 year old to 109 years old.

View more data from the ODH on their COVID-19 dashboard here.

Note: Some of the charts above are updated with new data daily, and after 24 hours, may not reflect the statistics at the time this story was published.

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