COLUMBUS, Ohio — The Ohio Department of Health reported 993 new COVID-19 cases in the state today, bringing the total number of cases to 151,802.
The number of new cases today is higher than the rolling 21-day average of daily cases, which is 975. These numbers include both cases confirmed by a viral test and cases that meet the CDC's definition of probable. There have been 143,281 confirmed COVID-19 cases to date, which account for 94% of total cases.
There have now been 4,746 coronavirus-related deaths across the state, an increase of five over the previous day, lower than the 21-day average of 22.
There were 64 new cases reported in Cuyahoga County today.
The ODH reported 91 new hospitalizations today, with 10 ICU admissions.
As of today, 130,859 Ohioans are presumed recovered from the disease, according to the ODH.
There were 35,4331 tests done on Sept. 26, the latest day this data from the ODH was available. Of those tests, 3% were positive, compared to the rolling 7-day average positivity rate, which is 2.9%. Click here for details on where to get a COVID-19 test in your area.
The median age of patients is 40 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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