COLUMBUS, Ohio — The Ohio Department of Health reported 11,252 new COVID-19 cases in the state today, bringing the total number of cases to 553,461.
The number of new cases today is higher than the rolling 21-day average of daily cases, which is 10,008. These numbers include both cases confirmed by a viral test and cases that meet the CDC's definition of probable. There have been 507,325 confirmed COVID-19 cases to date, which account for 92% of total cases.
There were 1,261 new cases reported in Cuyahoga County today.
There have now been 7,477 coronavirus-related deaths across the state; 51 new deaths were reported today, lower than the 21-day average of 71.
The ODH reported 267 new hospitalizations today, with 17 ICU admissions. There are currently 5,076 COVID-19 patients in Ohio's hospitals, and 1,167 COVID-19 patients in the ICU.
Non-COVID patients are currently occupying 54.44% of the state's hospital beds, according to ODH. COVID-positive patients account for 18.47%, leaving 27.09% of beds currently available. COVID patients make up 24.07% of the state's ICU beds, non-COVID patients are occupying 55.25% of ICU beds, and 20.68% of ICU beds are currently open.
As of today, 380,578 Ohioans are presumed recovered from the disease, according to the ODH.
There were 62,760 tests done on Thursday, the latest day this data from the ODH was available. Of those tests, 14.6% were positive, compared to the rolling 7-day average positivity rate, which is 15.3%. Click here for details on where to get a COVID-19 test in your area.
The median age of patients is 42 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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