MINNESOTA REPORTS 8 COVID DEATHS & 769 NEW CASES, 2 IN POLK COUNTY

The Minnesota Department of Health is reporting 769 new cases of COVID-19 and eight deaths. There were two new cases in Polk County bringing the total diagnosed cases to 129. All the numbers are below – 

Updated August 2, 2020
Updated daily at 11 a.m., with data current as of 4 p.m. the previous day.

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.

55,947
Total positive cases (cumulative)
769
Newly reported cases
8
Newly reported deaths

Testing

Total approximate number of completed tests: 1,054,962

  • Total approximate number of people tested: 858,341

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

Testing data table

Date reported to MDH Completed tests reported from the MDH Public Health Lab (daily) Completed tests reported from external laboratories (daily) Total approximate number of completed tests
3/28 470 1,054 18,081
3/29 245 964 19,290
3/30 156 890 20,336
3/31 176 1,340 21,852
4/1 300 703 22,855
4/2 102 1,880 24,837
4/3 56 1,290 26,183
4/4 108 1,555 27,846
4/5 30 1,435 29,311
4/6 46 1,133 30,490
4/7 90 1,461 32,041
4/8 80 1,373 33,494
4/9 93 1,738 35,325
4/10 107 1,652 37,084
4/11 93 1,532 38,709
4/12 56 1,134 39,899
4/13 39 746 40,684
4/14 128 1,063 41,875
4/15 137 1,559 43,571
4/16 110 1,345 45,026
4/17 126 1,340 46,492
4/18 123 1,357 47,972
4/19 66 1,165 49,203
4/20 124 716 50,043
4/21 214 1,535 51,792
4/22 230 1,899 53,921
4/23 216 2,274 56,411
4/24 296 2,793 59,500
4/25 172 2,448 62,120
4/26 71 2,493 64,684
4/27 149 1,869 66,702
4/28 268 3,078 70,048
4/29 253 6,828 77,129
4/30 429 3,919 81,477
5/1 277 4,206 85,960
5/2 302 3,536 89,798
5/3 70 3,091 92,959
5/4 231 3,837 97,027
5/5 266 2,900 100,193
5/6 323 4,156 104,672
5/7 336 4,674 109,682
5/8 254 4,623 114,559
5/9 232 4,681 119,472
5/10 68 5,230 124,770
5/11 278 5,025 130,073
5/12 355 3,660 134,088
5/13 301 6,995 141,384
5/14 1,074 5,658 148,116
5/15 548 8,581 157,245
5/16 717 7,249 165,211
5/17 232 5,749 171,192
5/18 132 6,257 177,581
5/19 601 5,773 183,955
5/20 531 6,423 190,909
5/21 394 7,864 199,167
5/22 742 8,982 208,891
5/23 1,069 7,826 217,786
5/24 86 6,896 224,768
5/25 86 6,562 231,416
5/26 162 6,775 238,353
5/27 254 9,271 247,878
5/28 652 9,245 257,775
5/29 667 9,716 268,158
5/30 0 8,442 276,600
5/31 0 6,889 283,489
6/1 0 4,183 287,672
6/2 1,061 6,619 295,352
6/3 653 15,262 311,267
6/4 379 10,562 322,208
6/5 930 10,113 333,251
6/6 1,087 9,321 343,659
6/7 735 8,789 353,183
6/8 44 7,726 360,953
6/9 300 8,583 369,836
6/10 674 11,363 381,873
6/11 765 12,635 395,273
6/12 1,031 11,775 408,079
6/13 828 8,967 417,874
6/14 254 4,775 422,903
6/15 22 6,192 429,117
6/16 357 19,181 448,655
6/17 486 12,018 461,159
6/18 916 13,277 475,352
6/19 1,113 15,655 492,120
6/20 823 11,317 504,260
6/21 401 8,206 512,867
6/22 23 7,199 520,089
6/23 340 9,348 529,777
6/24 843 12,053 542,673
6/25 1,058 13,548 557,279
6/26 459 12,476 570,214
6/27 820 14,082 585,116
6/28 187 7,343 592,646
6/29 0 12,399 605,045
6/30 264 11,685 616,994
7/1 465 13,101 630,560
7/2 871 13,834 645,265
7/3 409 13,618 659,292
7/4 207 14,215 673,714
7/5 32 5,635 679,381
7/6 0 5,905 685,286
7/7 227 7,388 692,901
7/8 508 13,423 706,832
7/9 1,150 18,066 726,048
7/10 458 15,617 742,123
7/11 505 14,346 756,974
7/12 112 11,918 769,004
7/13 30 8,916 777,950
7/14 223 12,204 790,377
7/15 480 14,310 805,167
7/16 693 14,050 819,910
7/17 695 15,859 836,464
7/18 394 16,397 853,255
7/19 97 14,012 867,364
7/20 0 9,537 876,901
7/21 329 11,939 889,169
7/22 696 15,862 905,727
7/23 1,060 15,714 922,501
7/24 784 17,345 940,630
7/25 434 15,848 956,912
7/26 281 13,258 970,451
7/27 18 9,352 979,821
7/28 345 13,147 993,313
7/29 658 14,156 1,008,127
7/30 1,062 15,592 1,024,781
7/31 509 14,498 1,039,788
8/1 273 14,901 1,054,962

Due to delays in deduplication of results data are subject to change.

More about testing data

Minnesota Case Overview

  • Total positive cases: 55,947
    • Number of health care workers: 6,383

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: 48,847

Deaths

  • Deaths: 1,614
    • Deaths among cases that resided in long-term care or assisted living facilities: 1,231
  • Probable COVID-19 Deaths*: 40
    * 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 hospitalized: 5,241

  • Hospitalized as of today: 302
    • Hospitalized in ICU as of today: 149

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


Other Statistics


Data in the data tables is correct as of 11 a.m. daily. Dynamic images and maps for case demographics, likely exposure, residence, and residence type will update shortly after 11 a.m. daily and will not work if your browser is in compatibility mode.

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