POLK COUNTY REPORTS 60 POSITIVE TESTS, PENNINGTON HAS 17, AND MARSHALL COUNTY HAS 10

The Minnesota Department of Health announced they have conducted 233,8738 COVID-19 tests with 23,531 positive tests.  There have been 996 COVID-19 related deaths.
Polk County has 60 positive cases, Pennington County has ballooned to 17, and Marshall County has 10 positive cases.  All the info is listed below –

Data is for cases that were tested and returned positive. All data is preliminary and may change as cases are investigated. Many data points are collected during case interviews. Data presented below is for all cases, regardless of interview status. Data for cases pending interview may be listed as “unknown/missing”.

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. Cumulative numbers are since Jan. 20, 2020.

Daily Update:

Because all data is preliminary, the change in number of cumulative positive cases and deaths from one day to the next may not equal the newly reported cases or deaths.

23,531
Total positive cases (cumulative)
590
Newly reported cases
29
Newly reported deaths

Testing

Total approximate number of completed tests: 233,873

  • Total approximate number of completed tests from the MDH Public Health Lab: 23,165
  • Total approximate number of completed tests from external laboratories: 210,708

Graph of Laboratory testing for COVID-19 (SARS-COV-2), data in table below.

Testing data table

Minnesota Case Overview

  • Total positive cases: 23,531
    • Number of health care workers: 2,603

Graph of confirmed cases of COVID-19 by specimen collection date, data in table below.

Positive cases by date specimen collected data table

More about positive cases

Patients no longer needing isolation

  • Patients no longer needing isolation: 16,930

Deaths

  • Deaths: 996
    • Deaths among cases that resided in long-term care or assisted living facilities: 811
  • Probable COVID-19 Deaths*: 10
    * COVID-19 listed on death certificate but a positive test not documented for the person.

Deaths of confirmed cases in Minnesota, data in table below

Deaths data table

Hospitalization

Total cases requiring hospitalization: 2,936

  • Hospitalized as of today: 592
    • Hospitalized in ICU as of today: 259

Minnesota COVID-19 hospitalizations, data in table below

Hospitalization data table

Case Demographics

Age

Age group data table:
Including age group of deaths

Gender

Gender data table

Race & Ethnicity

Race and ethnicity data table:
Including race and ethnicity of deaths

Likely Exposure

Likely exposure data table

Not all cases among health care workers have a likely exposure as health care staff.

Residence

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.

County of residence data table:
Including county of residence of deaths

Residence Type

Residence type data table

Weekly Report

Care Facilities

Congregate Care Facilities with Exposures, by County