Indiana health officials reported 929 new cases of coronavirus and eight additional deaths on Thursday, along with about 42,000 new vaccinations in the last day.
According to the Indiana State Department of Health, new coronavirus cases bring the state to 738,173 confirmed cases since the pandemic began. The additional deaths raised the death toll to 13,108, with another 417 classified as probable deaths by COVID-19.
Over the past 24 hours, 29,273 new tests have been administered, 5,281 of those with new people, with a state total of more than 10.2 million tests performed during the pandemic.
The average state positivity rate fell to 4.7% of all tests performed and dropped to 10.2% of those tested over the past seven days.
A total of 841 Indiana residents are currently hospitalized with COVID-19, according to ISDH data, a slight decrease from the previous day.
Currently, 8.3% of the beds in the state’s intensive care unit are occupied by patients with COVID. Approximately 2.8% of ventilators in the state are used by patients with COVID.
A total of 42,621 new vaccine doses were administered in the past 24 hours, officials said, with 25,242 of those now fully vaccinated.
A total of 4,928,911 doses of the vaccines have been administered in Indiana, with 2,371,900 people now fully vaccinated, health officials say.