The Minnesota Health Department has released the latest COVID-19 numbers and there have been 179 deaths reported, an increase of 17. Polk County has the second-most confirmed cases in northwest Minnesota with 17. Norman County is up to six confirmed cases. All the county and state numbers are below.
Data is for cases that were tested and returned positive. Numbers are cumulative since Jan. 20, 2020. All data are preliminary and may change as cases are investigated.
Not all suspected cases of COVID-19 are tested, so this data is not representative of the total number of people in Minnesota who have or had COVID-19.
Updated April 22, 2020.
Updated daily at 11 a.m., with data current as of 4 p.m. the previous day.
Data for April 12 was as of 8 p.m. the previous day.
Dates provided are those when the case, hospitalization, or death was first posted in this situation report.
Total approximate number of completed tests: 49,344
- Total approximate number of completed tests from the MDH Public Health Lab: 10,508
- Total approximate number of completed tests from external laboratories: 38,836
Testing data table
Minnesota Case Overview
Total positive: 2,721
Positive case data table
- Patients no longer needing isolation: 1,317
No longer needing isolation data table
Deaths data table
Total cases requiring hospitalization: 660
- Hospitalized as of today: 240
- Hospitalized in ICU as of today: 107
Hospitalization data table
Age group data table
More age data: Age median and range (all cases, non-hospitalized, hospitalized and deaths)
- 51% female, 49% male, 0% other, <1% unknown/missing
Percentages have been rounded.
Race & Ethnicity
Race and ethnicity data table:
Including race and ethnicity of deaths
Cases can have more than one race.
Likely exposure data table
Cases by County of Residence
County of residence is confirmed during the case interview. At the time of this posting not all interviews have been completed. The county residence data may not equal the total number of reported positive cases.
County of residence data table:
Including county of residence of deaths
More about location data
How to use the interactive map
Residence type data table
Congregate Care Facilities with Exposures, by County