The Minnesota Department of Health is reporting 319 COVID-19 deaths, up 18 from Tuesday. Polk County had another positive test for a total of 27 and Norman County had another positive test for a total of 8. Every other county in northwest Minnesota stayed the same for the third day in a row. The counties include Red Lake, Pennington, Mahnomen, Marshall, Kittson, and Roseau. All the 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 29, 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: 66,744
- Total approximate number of completed tests from the MDH Public Health Lab: 11,910
- Total approximate number of completed tests from external laboratories: 54,834
Testing data table
Minnesota Case Overview
Total positive: 4,644
Positive case data table
- Patients no longer needing isolation: 2,043
No longer needing isolation data table
- Deaths: 319
Deaths data table
Total cases requiring hospitalization: 950
- Hospitalized as of today: 320
- Hospitalized in ICU as of today: 119
Hospitalization data table
Age group data table:
Including age group of deaths
More age data: Age median and range (all cases, non-hospitalized, hospitalized and deaths)
- 49% female, 49% male, 0% other, 2% unknown/missing
Percentages have been rounded.
Race & Ethnicity
Race and ethnicity data table:
Including race and ethnicity of deaths
- Number of health care workers: 879
Likely exposure data table
Not all cases among health care workers have a likely exposure as health care staff.
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