There are now 44,262 COVID-19 cases in Ohio, 2,697 deaths

Posted at 2:35 PM, Jun 20, 2020

Correction: A previous version of this story incorrectly listed the number of total deaths.

The Ohio Department of Health reported 531 new cases of novel coronavirus Saturday afternoon, which is higher than the 21-day average of 439.

Ohio now has a total of 44,262 reported cases of COVID-19.

Additionally, 30 new deaths were reported Saturday. That number is higher than the 21-day average of 26. Ohio has 2,697 total deaths.

Saturday, 34 new hospitalizations were reported which is less than the the 21-day trend of 57. Thirteen ICU admissions were reported Saturday. The 21-day trend sits at 14 admissions.

New cases in Cuyahoga County saw a drop Saturday with 74 cases reported versus Friday's 77 new cases.

The age range of Ohioans who have or have had coronavirus are between the ages of less than one to 109 years old. The median age of patients sits at 48 years old. Fourteen percent of the state’s total cases are health care workers, according to ODH.

A total of 626,765 people have been tested for COVID-19 out of the state's population of more than 11.7 million

It should be noted that while day to day case numbers may fluctuate up and down, state health officials said that cases will continue a gradual rise as more testing becomes available.

The City of Cleveland reported 20 new coronavirus cases, bringing their total to 1,916.

Editor's note: The data in the charts above is updated daily. After 24 hours, it may not reflect the statistics on the date this story was published.

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