MINNESOTA REPORTS 6 DEATHS, 332 NEW CASES OF COVID-19, 1 NEW CASE IN POLK COUNTY

The Minnesota Department of Health is reporting 332 new cases of COVID-19 from 7,022 tests, a 4.7 percent positive rate, and six deaths. Polk County had one new case for 155 cases in total. All the numbers are below –

Updated August 11, 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.

61,839
Total positive cases (cumulative)
332
Newly reported cases
6
Newly reported deaths

Testing

Total approximate number of completed tests: 1,177,935

  • Total approximate number of people tested: 946,030

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 1,462 32,042
4/8 80 1,373 33,495
4/9 93 1,738 35,326
4/10 107 1,652 37,085
4/11 93 1,532 38,710
4/12 56 1,134 39,900
4/13 39 746 40,685
4/14 128 1,063 41,876
4/15 137 1,559 43,572
4/16 110 1,345 45,027
4/17 126 1,340 46,493
4/18 123 1,357 47,973
4/19 66 1,165 49,204
4/20 124 716 50,044
4/21 214 1,535 51,793
4/22 230 1,899 53,922
4/23 216 2,274 56,412
4/24 296 2,793 59,501
4/25 172 2,447 62,120
4/26 71 2,493 64,684
4/27 149 1,869 66,702
4/28 268 3,079 70,049
4/29 253 6,827 77,129
4/30 429 3,920 81,478
5/1 277 4,207 85,962
5/2 302 3,536 89,800
5/3 70 3,091 92,961
5/4 231 3,837 97,029
5/5 266 2,900 100,195
5/6 323 4,156 104,674
5/7 336 4,674 109,684
5/8 254 4,622 114,560
5/9 232 4,681 119,473
5/10 68 5,230 124,771
5/11 278 5,023 130,072
5/12 355 3,661 134,088
5/13 301 6,995 141,384
5/14 1,074 5,657 148,115
5/15 548 8,581 157,244
5/16 717 7,249 165,210
5/17 232 5,748 171,190
5/18 132 6,256 177,578
5/19 601 5,772 183,951
5/20 531 6,423 190,905
5/21 394 7,864 199,163
5/22 742 8,981 208,886
5/23 1,069 7,827 217,782
5/24 86 6,895 224,763
5/25 86 6,561 231,410
5/26 162 6,774 238,346
5/27 254 9,272 247,872
5/28 652 9,241 257,765
5/29 667 9,717 268,149
5/30 0 8,441 276,590
5/31 0 6,890 283,480
6/1 0 4,183 287,663
6/2 1,061 6,618 295,342
6/3 653 15,261 311,256
6/4 378 10,560 322,194
6/5 930 10,113 333,237
6/6 1,086 9,318 343,641
6/7 735 8,779 353,155
6/8 44 7,725 360,924
6/9 300 8,584 369,808
6/10 673 11,358 381,839
6/11 765 12,635 395,239
6/12 1,031 11,774 408,044
6/13 827 8,965 417,836
6/14 254 4,777 422,867
6/15 22 6,190 429,079
6/16 357 19,168 448,604
6/17 486 12,016 461,106
6/18 915 13,266 475,287
6/19 1,112 15,647 492,046
6/20 822 11,309 504,177
6/21 401 8,201 512,779
6/22 23 7,195 519,997
6/23 340 9,347 529,684
6/24 827 12,047 542,558
6/25 1,056 13,546 557,160
6/26 459 12,474 570,093
6/27 820 14,069 584,982
6/28 187 7,340 592,509
6/29 0 12,386 604,895
6/30 264 11,682 616,841
7/1 465 13,092 630,398
7/2 870 13,825 645,093
7/3 408 13,603 659,104
7/4 207 14,214 673,525
7/5 32 5,630 679,187
7/6 0 5,903 685,090
7/7 227 7,379 692,696
7/8 507 13,424 706,627
7/9 1,149 18,064 725,840
7/10 458 15,604 741,902
7/11 505 14,321 756,728
7/12 112 11,910 768,750
7/13 30 8,903 777,683
7/14 223 12,193 790,099
7/15 480 14,303 804,882
7/16 693 14,040 819,615
7/17 694 15,848 836,157
7/18 391 16,397 852,945
7/19 97 13,989 867,031
7/20 0 9,522 876,553
7/21 329 11,932 888,814
7/22 690 15,816 905,320
7/23 1,058 15,696 922,074
7/24 783 17,304 940,161
7/25 432 15,827 956,420
7/26 282 13,253 969,955
7/27 18 9,352 979,325
7/28 345 13,150 992,820
7/29 658 14,150 1,007,628
7/30 1,062 15,570 1,024,260
7/31 506 14,491 1,039,257
8/1 273 14,915 1,054,445
8/2 444 15,346 1,070,235
8/3 13 8,047 1,078,295
8/4 276 11,629 1,090,200
8/5 761 14,179 1,105,140
8/6 692 15,219 1,121,051
8/7 41 17,805 1,138,897
8/8 753 19,232 1,158,882
8/9 329 12,422 1,171,633
8/10 22 6,280 1,177,935

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

More about testing data

Minnesota Case Overview

  • Total positive cases: 61,839
    • Number of health care workers: 6,903

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: 55,151

Deaths

  • Deaths: 1,666
    • Deaths among cases that resided in long-term care or assisted living facilities: 1,251
  • Probable COVID-19 Deaths*: 41
    * 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: 5,661

  • Hospitalized as of today: 337
    • Hospitalized in ICU as of today: 147

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

This report includes more detailed information on testing, demographics, syndromic surveillance, and more. Updated every Thursday.

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.